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EPSRC grant award for dementia research.

EPSRC grant award for dementia research.

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

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

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

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7T and PET/MR coming to the WBIC

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

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A European first in Dementia research

A European first in Dementia research

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.

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New Traumatic Brain Injury paper in J Cereb Blood Flow Metab

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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Recent publication in collaboration with the CIDDRG.

Defective mitochondrial function in vivo in skeletal muscle in adults with Down’s syndrome.

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NIMROD study "The drive for dementia diagnosis"

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.

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

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: http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22510866

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Compute/Cluster Server Consolidation.

Work has completed to consolidate our current compute and cluster servers at the WBIC. By utilising the latest server technology we have reduced our current compute/cluster server count from 76 Servers to just 8, but this will constitute an increase of approx 50% more CPU/Memory processing power available, as well as reducing our energy footprint by 80%.

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Panorama:The Mind Reader - Unlocking My Voice

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

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