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9.4T MRI Update

January 28, 2016

9.4T MRI system expected to be operational by the end of February 2016.

Animal Updates

January 4, 2016

The SAI Facility is able to accommodate animals with special needs for different studies.

Froglet Ultrasound

January 4, 2016

The Frank Conlon group is utilizing new model systems, such as the frog Xenopus, to study the genetic causes of congenital heart disease, using gene editing tools coupled with the molecular, biochemical and imaging advantages these animals provide. Here we … Continued

Small Animal DEXA Available for Use

January 4, 2016

The SAI facility has a small animal dual energy x-ray absorptiometry, so called DEXA system available to measure body composition and bone mineral density in whole mice or portions of rats.

BRIC switching to iLab

January 4, 2016

The BRIC will be switching to a new scheduling and billing platform in early 2016.

BRIC Cyclotron now producing more PET probes

January 4, 2016

The BRIC Cyclotron Facility has expanded its menu of radiolabeled tracers available for PET imaging. More than ten PET probes labeled with F-18, C-11, N-13, and O-15 radioisotopes can now be requested from the facility for neurological, cardiovascular, or cancer research studies.