Metabolic Phenotyping Core
High Resolution Micro-CT Scanner
The eXplore Locus in vivo MicroCT scanner from GE Healthcare, delivers high quality volumetric images with low dosing to support demanding longitudinal studies.
What the eXplore Locus offers:
Higher image quality for accurate quantification and visualization
In depth bone analysis
Mice are placed under anesthesia for the duration of the scan. Depending on the resolution that the investigator prefers, this can be anywhere from 10min-3:30 hrs. Analysis takes about a day to complete and will be done by the core.
Price is $50 per scan hour + $50 per hour of data analysis.
The MicroCT scanner is located in JA2.302, and can only scan mice who are also housed in JA.
For more information, please contact Clint Myrick.