NEWS & EVENTS
CAMI honored as top core facility (9/17/2015) - CAMI has been recognized as the top performing core facility in 2015 by the Office for Research. The Outstanding Core Facility Awards are given to core facilities scoring in the top 10% using a score based on grant submissions, publications, education and outreach, and user base. CAMI had the highest overall score, and was awarded […]
Improved rat MRI coming soon to CAMI (9/3/2015) - CAMI has received funding from Northwestern’s Office for Research to purchase a quadrature rat body MRI coil. This will significantly improve our MR imaging capabilities in the rat abdomen and chest, and will benefit several major users. The coil has been ordered from Bruker, and will arrive in early October.
Congratulations to MRI & IVIS users Victoria Harrison & Christiane Carney (8/1/2015) - on the publication of their manuscript “Multimeric Near IR–MR Contrast Agent for Multimodal In Vivo Imaging” in the Journal of the American Chemical Society. Their manuscript was selected as an Editors’ Choice publication in the July 22, 2015 issue. Victoria and Christiane used CAMI’s IVIS Spectrum and 9.4T MRI to test their multimodal Near IR-MRI […]
CLP Core Crawl (7/10/2015) - Visit CAMI and see our new PET/CT this Thursday, July 17 from 3-5PM at the CLP Core Crawl! CAMI staff will be on hand for demonstrations of the 3D visualization wall, as well as tours showcasing our suite of imaging equipment. This is a great chance for to meet us, see our preclinical imaging equipment, […]
PET/CT added to CAMI’s preclinical nuclear imaging suite (7/10/2015) - CAMI has just added a new nuclear imaging modality; a positron emission tomography and x-ray computed tomography (PET/CT)imaging system. CAMI was the first facility to offer nuclear imaging for small animals at Northwestern when single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT/CT) was added in August 2014. Both the PET/CT and SPECT/CT scanners offer sub-millimeter resolution with high […]