8.5 Tesla, 9 cm bore vertical magnet: Bruker DRX system

  • drxThe 8.5 Tesla vertical bore magnet is equipped with a self-shielded gradient set of 40 mm diameter ID and 75 G/cm maximum gradient strength.
  • A "micromouse" probe is available with a 30 mm ID proton rf coil which can be used for whole body mouse imaging. Cardiac and respiratory gating and monitoring are available with this probe, as are inhalation anesthetics.
  • A second probe is available with interchangeable rf coils, including:
    • bird cage coils with internal diameters of 10 mm, 20 mm, 25 mm
    • solenoid coils with diameters of 3 mm, 5 mm
    • dual tuned coils of P31/H1 in 25 mm diameter
    • surface coil of 1 cm diameter