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The Center for Biomedical Imaging

The Center for Biomedical Imaging (CBI) supports two MRI systems that are available to the MUSC research community. A 3 Tesla Siemens Prismafit scanner for human imaging is located at 30 Bee St, and a small-bore 7 Tesla Bruker Biospec 70/30 for preclinical studies is located in the Bioengineering Building at 68 President St. Both scanners are 100% dedicated to research and operated by highly trained staff including MRI technologists. The 3 Tesla system is fully-equipped for task-based functional MRI. General inquiries regarding CBI resources and policies should be sent to

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Upcoming Events

CBI Seminar Series

(12-1 via Microsoft Teams)   

  • Wednesday, July 13th, "Defining subtypes of Escitalopram response using resting-state fMRI" - Katherine Dunlap, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, Staff Scientist at the Center for Depression and Suicide Studies at St. Michael's Hospital

Past CBI Lectures (PDF)


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