Equipment

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Operating Suites

  • Two (2) dedicated operating rooms for regulated species including: hamsters; guinea pigs; ferrets; dogs; primates and sheep (BEB 313, 311)
  • Two (2) dedicated operating rooms for regulated species (CTRC 7037 B&C)
  • One (1) operating room dedicated for rodents (rats and mice only) with 4 stations (overhead light and table) (BEB 317)
  • Two (2) operating rooms for rodents (Kapoor 410 A&B)
  • Additional rodent surgery rooms available at each of the outlying areas
  • Adjoining areas for animal prep, surgeon's prep and recovery
  • Sign up sheets are posted on doors for use on a first come first serve basis

X-Ray Machine

  • Radiation suite (BEB-310) is equipped with X-ray, dental X-ray and developing machines, and protective apparel including lead-lined gowns and gloves.
  • Veterinary technicians can prepare, take and develop X-rays. 
  • Researchers participating in X-ray procedures must register with EH&S Radiation Safety (829-3281), take training and have own monitoring devices - badge and ring.

GE PET/CT Scanner for Large Animals

The GE / PET Scanner for large animals is at Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC).  For use and fees, please contact Drs. Canty or Fallavollita.

Toshiba Vantage Titan 3T MRI for Large Animals

  • Located at CTRC.  For use and fees please contact Dr. Zivadinov
  • For terms of use refer to SOP #1D6

Bruker 9.4 T MRI for Rodents

  • Located at CTRC.  For use and fees please contact Dr. Zivadinov
  • For terms of use refer to SOP #1D5