About The SAIC

Imaging Room

The SAIC is located in the Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building (PBDB)

9 Imaging rooms which are capable of functioning in barrier or non-barrier status

  • PET (MOSAIC, Philips)
  • PET/CT/SPECT (INVEON, Siemens)
  • Nuclear Prep Room 
  • Bioluminescence/Fluorescence/ X-Ray/Radiosotopic (MSFX-Pro, Carestream)
  • Xstrahl small animal animal radiation research platform (SARRP)
  • Ultrasound (Vevo 2100, FujiFilm Visualsonics )
  • 7T MRI (MR901, GE)
  • 2 rooms set aside for future Instrumentation

5 Additional equipment rooms

  • Bioluminescence/Fluorescence (IVIS 200, Perkin Elmer)
  • Biodistribution Support (Maestro NaI well counter)
  • 3D X-ray Microscopy (Xradia 520 Versa, Zeiss)
  • Sample Prep room with chemical fume hood
  • Freezers and chemical storage
  • A dedicated Image Analysis room
    • 3 Workstations loaded with Visualization and Analysis software

4 Radioactive animal housing rooms

Contact info: saic@uiowa.edu           Telephone: 319.335.9832