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Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre

Department of Clinical Neurosciences
 

2019 WBIC Safety course announcement

19 November 2018

This safety Course is mandatory for anyone who wishes to work in the WBIC Imaging Suites and for ALL core WBIC staff. The course covers some basic MRI physics and how the safety issues are addressed for patients and volunteers in both MRI and PET/MR. Due to the reconfiguration of the main WBIC, this course will also cover...

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Accurate autocorrelation modeling substantially improves fMRI reliability

10 July 2018

Abstract Given the recent controversies in some neuroimaging statistical methods, we compared the most frequently used functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) analysis packages: AFNI, FSL and SPM, with regard to temporal autocorrelation modeling. This process, sometimes known as pre-whitening, is conducted in...

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WBIC Physics Group awarded a €3.1m European Union grant

10 July 2018

Chris Rodgers, as part of the "NICI" consortium, has been awarded a share of a €3.1m Future and Emerging Technologies grant.

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WBIC's Head of 7T MRI Physics awarded Sir Henry Dale Fellowship extension

10 July 2018

Chris Rodgers has been awarded a competitive extension to his Sir Henry Dale Fellowship by the Wellcome Trust and the Royal Society.

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WBIC has 2x new roles available in the 7T MRI physics group

15 June 2018

WBIC has 2x new roles available in the 7T MRI physics group.

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WBIC Christmas Newsletter 2016

19 December 2016

Christmas newsletter from the WBIC

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EPSRC grant award for dementia research.

EPSRC grant award for dementia research.

5 September 2016

EPSRC grant award to develop novel PET radiotracers for dementia research.

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WBIC has installed the first three PET radiochemistry systems for the new GMP facility from Synthra GmbH.

WBIC has installed the first three PET radiochemistry systems for the new GMP facility from Synthra GmbH.

16 March 2016

WBIC has installed the first three PET radiochemistry systems for the new GMP facility from Synthra GmbH.

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

18 January 2016

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

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

20 May 2015

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

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