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MRI Resource for Physiologic, Metabolic and Anatomic Biomarkers

The MRI Resource for Physiologic, Metabolic and Anatomic Biomarkers is an interdepartmental and interdisciplinary consortium combining facilities and expertise of the F.M. Kirby Research Center at Kennedy Krieger Institute, the Department of Radiology at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) School of Medicine, the Center for Imaging Science at the JHU Whiting School of Engineering, and the Department of Biostatistics at the JHU Bloomberg School of Public Health.

User Guidelines

Find information for both current and potential users of the Kirby Center. We have many different facilities, including two 3T MRI systems and a 7T MRI system. Resources are in place to assist researchers in utilizing our four main technology research development areas, namely fMRI, MRS and MRI, DTI, and Computational Functional Anatomy. Assistance is available to guide and train users in the planning and implementation of neurological studies.

The Preclinical Research Center

The preclinical F.M. Kirby Research Center facility is a clean animal facility for advanced bioimaging, housing two ultra high field MRI scanners, a Bruker BioSpec 11.7 T and a Bruker 17.6 T microimaging system.