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Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis

State-of-the-Art Center for Molecular Imaging

As part of Shared Resources at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis Shared Resource uses the latest imaging instruments, in state-of-the-art facilities, for expert computational analysis. With two convenient locations, our imaging capabilities include:

  • 4.7 Tesla Agilent MRI system
  • Agilent 7 Tesla horizontal bore MRI system
  • Bruker CT system
  • IVIS bioluminescent/fluorescent imaging systems
  • Siemens PET/CT
  • Trifoil Imaging SPECT/CT
  • Vivo IVIS Spectrum optical imaging system

Expert Services for Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis

Preclinical and clinical services provided by the preclinical imaging and computational analysis team at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center include:

  • MRI and MRS
    • Monitoring tumor volume, water diffusivity, tumor blood volume and flow
    • Metabolic activity
  • PET, SPECT and CT
    • Metabolic activity, cell proliferation, tumor detection
    • Anatomical features
  • Bioluminescence and fluorescence imaging
    • Quantitative assessment of in-vivo tumor cell function

Convenient Locations Available

The Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis Shared Resource at the Biomedical Science Research Building and at the North Campus Research Complex both provide state-of-the-art imaging services for the research community. In these dynamic environments, the preclinical imaging and computational analysis teams foster productive interdisciplinary collaborations in research.

Learn more about Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis Shared Resource

For more information about preclinical imaging and computational analysis services through Shared Resources at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center or to request assistance, please contact our team or view our Center for Molecular Imaging website.

Preclinical Imaging and Computational Analysis Shared Resource

Director: Craig Galban, Ph.D.

Manager: Amanda Fair

Locations: BSRB Level D and NCRC Building 23
Phone: 615-3009

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