MRI research unit

MRI scanner

The Aston MRI Unit is housed in the Aston University Day Hospital and is part of the newly created Aston Brain Centre.

The Aston MRI centre provides state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging. 

The system is a 3 Tesla Trio Magnetom MRI scanner from Siemens Medical Systems.

The MRI is a state-of the art system capable of the following:

  • High quality body imaging
  • Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS)
  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI)