Imaging Equipment

Contact: Dr. S. Nykamp

Comparative Clinical Research Facility

  • C-arm fluoroscopy equipment (Phillips BV Endura)
  • Mobile x-ray machine (Siemens Mobilett)
  • Computed radiography processing system (Kodak CR500) 
  • Ultrasound machine (GE Logic 5)
    • Transducers
    • Microconvex curvilinear 8-5 mHz
    • Convex curvilinear 5-2mHz
    • Linear array 12-5mHz
  • All of the imaging equipment is connected to a local workstation with a viewing station
  • DICOM compliant

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • 1.5T GE Signa
  • Large selection of radiofrequency coils
  • Custom radiofrequency coils can be built
  • Medical physicist support
  • Capable of functional imaging
  • Able to image a wide range of species (rats to horses)
  • Self contained anesthesia induction and recovery facilities
  • Power injector for contrast studies

Computed Tomography

  • GE Lightspeed 4 slice scanner
  • Capable of scanning 1.25 to 10 mm slice thickness
  • Power injector available for angiographic studies
  • Workstation available for 3D and multiplanar reformatting

Nuclear Medicine

  • Nuclear medicine suite for canine, feline, equine
  • Mirage software package for dynamic and static analyses
  • Nuclear medicine technician support