Imaging

Imaging services are available at various faculty locations.

Equipment Department Location Year Contact Notes
Chemidoc MP Imaging System Medicine, SVH Room 311, Clinical Science Building, 29 Regent Street, Fitzroy 2013

Dr Michael (Yuan) Zhang or Prof Darren Kelly

Access rights: Available upon request.

Bookings and training: Booking and training are required.

Fee: Free
3 Tesla human MRI scanners Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health
VBIC Website: Florey or VBIC
Access: Fee-for-service
4.7 Tesla small animal MRI scanner Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health
Leigh Johnston / Alan Connelly Website: Florey or VBIC
Access: Fee-for-service
PET/CT human scanner Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health
VBIC Website: Florey or VBIC
Access: Fee-for-service
PET/CT small animal scanner Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health
VBIC Website: Florey or VBIC
Access: Fee-for-service
PET/CT human scanner Melbourne Brain Centre Kenneth Myer Building, Royal Parade
Roger Ordidge Access: By arrangement with Roger Ordidge
7T human MRI scanner (expected 2013) Melbourne Brain Centre Kenneth Myer Building, Royal Parade
Roger Ordidge Access: By arrangement with Roger Ordidge
Licor Odyssey infrared imaging system Anatomy & Neuroscience
2007 Leonie Quinn Access: By arrangement with Leonie Quinn.
TYPHOON system Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Bio21 2006 Andrew Hill Access: By arrangement with Andrew Hill.
Fuji LAS3000 Gel documentation system Centre for Neuroscience Medical building, room W710
Ann Turnley Features: ECL, SYBR green and white light digital imaging. No Ethidium bromide gels.
Access: Training required before use. Contact Ann Turnley
Computational and Data Management Facility Centre for Neuroscience E&EE Server room       2006 Neil Killeen Access: By arrangement with Neil Killeen.
Prodigy bone densitometry machine Clinical & Biomedical Sciences Barwon Health, Geelong 2004 Viraj Naidu Access: By arrangement with Viraj Naidu.
MicroCT scanner - animal Medicine, AH Austin Hospital 2006 Susan Hisheh Features: In vivo imaging of small animals.
Access: By arrangement with Susan Hisheh,
MicroCT scanner – human Medicine, AH Repatriation Hospital 2006 Susan Hisheh Features: In vivo imaging of humans.
Access: By arrangement with Susan Hisheh,
Phosphorimager and chemiluminescence imaging and detection system Medicine, AH Level 10 main lab, Austin Hospital 2003 Susan Hisheh Access: By arrangement with Susan Hisheh,
Live cell imaging Medicine – RMH/WH RMH 2006 Damian Myers Access: Fee-for-service and training required. By arrangement with Damian Myers
DEXA-scanner bone densitometers Medicine – RMH/WH RMH 1997, 2006
Features: Models 1000 and 4500. 2D scanning of axial skeleton.
Access: Fee-for-service and training required.
PQCT bone densitometer x2 Medicine – RMH/WH RMH 2003
Features: PQCT = Peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography. 3D scanning of peripheral skeleton.
Access: Fee-for-service and training required.
Phospho imager Medicine – RMH/WH RMH 1996 TBA Access: Fee-for-service and training required.
Gel Doc 2000 UV fluorescent Medicine – RMH/WH RMH 1999 TBA Access: Fee-for-service and training required.
Kodak electrophoresis system 120 Microbiology & Immunology MIcrobiology & Immunology Building 184, room 4.03 2006 Robins-Browne laboratory x49926 Website: Kodak electrophoresis
Note: Ethidium bromide contamination.
Syngene GBOX HR Microbiology & Immunology MIcrobiology & Immunology Building 184, room 4.06
Robins-Browne laboratory x49926 Website: M&I Syngene Box
Note: SYBR safe stained gels only.
TriM Scope 2-photon imaging system Microbiology & Immunology MIcrobiology & Immunology Building 184 2008 William R Heath Access: By arrangement with William R Heath.
Chemiluminescence detection Pathology Medical building, room W541 2003 Qiao-Xin Li, Genevieve Evin Access: By arrangement through  Xiao-Xin Li or Genevieve Evin
Features: Digital detection for Western blots.
Intracellular calcium imaging Pharmacology Medical building, room W817 2005 Carol Horsman and Robbie Ates Access:  By arrangement with Carol Horsman and Robbie Ates.
Training required.
Live cell Imaging System- Upgrade Pharmacology Medical building W809 2009 Peter Crack Access: By arrangement with Peter Crack.
Invivo MRI magnitude monitoring system Psychiatry
2007 Murat Yücel Access: By arrangement with Murat Yücel.
Other Imaging equipment
Various Universities
VBIC Website: VBIC
Access: Fee-for-service, bookings required, training required.