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Because Seeing Changes Everything: Placing Australian imaging at the global forefront

Today the National Imaging Facility (NIF) released Because Seeing Changes Everything, its roadmap for Australian imaging. Media release NIF is Australia’s advanced imaging network, providing open access to flagship imaging equipment, expertise, tools, data and analysis. NIF enables a full suite of advanced imaging capability including preclinical and clinical, human and animal imaging, and radiochemistry. …

Human Connectome Project style diffusion available at NeuRA Imaging

The Human Connectome Project (HCP) was a collaborative study to map connections in a healthy, human brain. The protocols used for data acquisition have recently been configured and optimised for researchers to use on the Philips Ingenia CX 3T MRI scanner at NeuRA Imaging. The NeuRA Imaging HCP style protocol corresponding to the Young Adult …

5 Things You May Not Know About MRI scanners

Most people have heard of MRI. Perhaps some even know what it stands for: Magnetic Resonance Imaging. And perhaps you know it is used to image the brain, the heart or other parts of the body, and to aid in the diagnosis of a disease or track the effectiveness of treatment. Many research groups at …

UoW hippocampus workshop slides and video available online

Mark Schira’s research group at the University of Wollongong recently hosted a MRI workshop focussing on the hippocampus. Presentations by Tom Shaw from the University of Queensland and Yann Chye from Monash University in Melbourne looked at analysis methods for the hippocampus and the slides and videos are now available via the Schira research group’s …