b_282_160_16777215_00_images_institute_bonn_gebaeude.jpgThe German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) is a multi-centric institute dedicated to the research of neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s Disease or Parkinson’s Disease. At the site in Bonn a dedicated 7T MRI research scanner is available since late 2013 – to complement standard MRI examinations with state-of-the-art ultra-high field imaging technology.

 

Research Areas

• Neuroimaging at 7T
• Sequence development – structural and functional
• Application of parallel transmit technology for in vivo studies
• Standardization of high-field MRI

Facilities

7T Siemens actively shielded magnet with 70 mT/m gradients (SC72)
32 channel receive coil / 1 channel transmit coil
32 channel receive coil / 8 channel transmit pTX coil
fMRI equipment (e.g. screen for visual stimuli, response buttons, …)
fibre-optic temperature sensors
physiological monitoring

Contact

German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE)
Sigmund-Freud-Straße 27
D-53127 Bonn

Dr. Eberhard.Pracht
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Phone: +49 228 43302 865
Fax: +49 228 43302 868

Dr. Tony Stöcker
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Phone: +49 228 43302 860
Fax: +49 228 43302 868
http://www.dzne.de/