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Abnormal Brain Structure Implicated in Stimulant Drug Addiction

Feb 03, 2012
Abnormalities in the brain may make some people more likely to become drug addicts is the conclusion of a major study conducted at the Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre.


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BBC News - Brain scan study to understand workings of teenage mind

May 15, 2013
Featuring MRI imaging at the Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre - Researchers in Cambridge have begun a study to understand the teenage brain. Follow the link to the BBC News Website:

Recent publication in collaboration with the CIDDRG.

Jan 09, 2014
Defective mitochondrial function in vivo in skeletal muscle in adults with Down’s syndrome.

3D Printing Capabilities at WBIC

Feb 23, 2012

MHRA-PET Expert Panel

Jan 27, 2012

New high resolution NMR instrument installed in the Molecular Imaging Chemistry Laboratory (MICL)!

Nov 01, 2012
Author - Dr R E Canales Candela

WBIC Website

Jan 13, 2012

NIMROD study "The drive for dementia diagnosis"

Oct 11, 2013
An important new study at CPFT led by Consultant Psychiatrist Prof John O’Brien and Consultant Neurologist Dr James Rowe is looking into the possible role of the immune system in dementia and related memory disorders.

Panorama:The Mind Reader - Unlocking My Voice

Nov 12, 2012
Featuring MRI imaging at the Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre - scheduled for broadcast on BBC ONE-Tuesday November 13th at 10:35pm Author - Vicky Lupson

Powerful new means of accessing PET radiotracers for brain imaging

Feb 10, 2012

Upgrade to Simultaneous PET/MR Scanner

Oct 15, 2012
Author - Dr R Hawkes

Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre/CBSU 7T Study Day

Jan 20, 2014


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Recent publication - novel exercise method for assessing mitochondrial function in vivo.

Jan 18, 2016

Simple and effective exercise design for assessing in vivo mitochondrial function in clinical applications using 31P magnetic resonance spectroscopy

Recent publication in collaboration with Dr Peter Scott’s group in The University of Michigan Medical School.

May 20, 2015

Synthesis and Initial in Vivo Studies with [11C]SB-216763: The First Radiolabeled Brain Penetrative Inhibitor of GSK-3

7T and PET/MR coming to the WBIC

Oct 27, 2014

The MRC has announced the award of £25 million to the University of Cambridge to enhance the infrastructure for clinical research.

A European first in Dementia research

Aug 06, 2014

A team of Cambridge Neuroscience investigators at the Cambridge Biomedical Research Unit in Dementia have introduced a new type of brain scan for the detection of brain changes in Dementia.

New Traumatic Brain Injury paper in J Cereb Blood Flow Metab

Jul 30, 2014

Use of diffusion tensor imaging to assess the impact of normobaric hyperoxia within at-risk pericontusional tissue after traumatic brain injury

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