Molecular Imaging Center - RUBRIC

Equipment/facility: Facility

  • Location

    41 Gordon Road, Suite D, Room 353 Piscataway, NJ 08854

    United States

Description

The Rutgers University Molecular Imaging Center (RUMIC) is an advanced facility established by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development and is intended for use primarily by Rutgers faculty. Organizations outside of Rutgers may inquire about using the facility on a fee-for-service basis. The Center offers non-invasive approaches to observe disease states, disease progression and therapeutic responses in living systems and ex vivo organs. Our comprehensive small animal imaging modalities for the basic sciences include Skyscan-Bruker Micro-CT, Aspect 1T MRI, Bruker multi-modality optical/X-ray, Bruker PET/CT, and Visualsonic ultrasound technologies. The approaches used allow researchers the ability to generate multiple, spatially-resolved anatomical, functional, and molecular-level readouts from a single study. The Center provides an animal housing facility for serial imaging, surgery, anesthesia, and veterinary care. Image reconstruction, 3D display, fusion, quantitative image analysis and server access are also available.

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Veterinary Surgery
Animal Housing
Fee-for-Service Plans
Molecular Imaging
Computer-Assisted Image Processing
Economic Development
Disease Progression
Anesthesia
Research Personnel
X-Rays
Organizations
Technology
Research
Therapeutics