T MRI Pulse Sequences

Pulse sequences for T1-rho MRI are available on Siemens, GE, Philips, and Varian systems and may be requested by the software request form.

T users group

Institution Contact Use
1 UCSF Sharmila Majumdar, PhD MSK
2 Calgary Univ. Jeff Dunn, PhD Multiple
3 CHOP Diego Jaramillo, MD MSK
4 U. of Iowa Daniel R. Thedens, PhD MSK
5 Montreal Gilles Beaudoin, PhD MSK
6 U. of Ottawa Ian Cameron, PhD MSK
7 Pennsylvania Hospital J. Bruce Kneeland, MD MSK
8 SUNY, Stony Brook Mark Wagshul, PhD MSK
9 Fox Chase Cancer Center Bart Milestone, MD MSK
10 Univ. of Pittsburgh C. Kent Kwoh, MD MSK
11 Thomas Jefferson Univ. Alex Dresner, PhD MSK
12 Penn State Univ. Hershey Medical Center Tim Mosher, MD MSK
13 Brown University Edward Walsh PhD - Neuroscience
14 Rhode Island Hospital Glenn A. Tung, MD Neuroscience
15 Univ. of Maryland Rao Gullapali, MD Multiple
16 Univ. of Wisconsin Richard Kijowski, MD MSK
17 Campus Bio-Medico, Rome Vincenzo Denaro, MD MSK
18 New York Univ. Ravi Regatte, PhD MSK
19 Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore Seng Choe Tham, MD MSK
20 Malinckrodt Institute of Radiology David Loy, MD MSK
21 Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, UK Sean Molloy, MD MSK
22 Johns Hopkins Univ. Avneesh Chhabra, MD MSK
23 Mass. General Hospital-Harvard Univ. Martin Torriani, MD MSK
24 Temple Univ., Philadelphia Feroze B. Mohamed, Ph.D. MSK
25 Northshore/Northwestern U., Chicago P. Prasad, Ph.D. MSK
26 Univ. Texas HSC, San Antonio Tim. Duong, MD MSK
27 Univ. of Zurich, SWITZERLAND Christian Pfirrmann, MD MSK
28 Hong Kong University, HONG KONG SAR Ken Cheung, MD Spine
29 Montreal Neurological Institute G. Bruce Pike, PhD Spine
30 Duke University James Macfall, PhD Spine
31 University Medical Center, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS Laura Creemers, PhD Spine
32 Zhongda Hospital, CHINA Shenghong Ju, PhD Spine
33 Sydney Orthopaedic Research Institute Corey Scholes PhD MSK
34 University of Sheffield, UK Yang Lang, PhD Spine
35 Monash University, AUSTRALIA Gary Egan PhD MBA MSK
36 Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Suraj Serai, Ph.D. MSK
37 Univ. of Minnesota Kathleen Dockter, PhD Multiple
38 Yonsei University, South Korea Yohan Son, PhD MSK
39 Vanderbilt Univ. Yang Ping, PhD MSK
40 Michigan State University Erik Shapiro, PhD Multiple
41 University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Emilie D. Kearns, RT MSK
42 Steadman Philippon Research Institute Rachel K. Surowiec, M.Sc. MSK
43 Penn State Hershey Medical Center Carlos Jamis Dow, MD Cardiac
44 University of Pittsburgh Carlos Jamis Dow, MD Cardiac
45 Columbia University Christopher Filippi, MD Neuro
46 Purdue University Ulrike Dydak, PhD MSK
47 UC Irvine Hiroshi Yoshioka, MD, PhD MSK
48 University Medical Center Freiburg, GERMANY Dr. Thomas Lange Cardiac
49 UC-Berkeley Ben Inglis, PhD Mutiple
50 Yale University Todd Constable, PhD Neuro
51 Medical University of South Carolina Truman Brown, PhD Neuro
52 UC Davis David L. Woods, MD Neuro
53 University of Oulu, FINLAND Jaro Karppinen, PhD Spine

Multi-nuclear imaging and Spectroscopy

Pulses sequences for Sodium MRI are available on Siemens, GE, Philips, and Varian systems. For more information, please contact Ari Borthakur

Radial Imaging / KWIC Reconstruction

For more information, please contact Hee Kwon Song.

KWIC users group members:

Institution City/State or Country Use
Fox Chase Cancer Center Philadelphia, PA DCE-MRI of the liver
Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA DCE-MRI of the liver
Hershey Medical Center Hershey, PA DCE-MRI of the liver
Radium Hospital of Norway Norway DCE-MRI of the breast
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Pittsburgh, PA DCE-MRI of the liver
Rikshosphitalet HF Oslo, Norway DCE-MRI of the breast
Medizinische Universität Vienna, Austria DCE-MRI of the breast
Siemens AG Erlanger, Germany all DCE-MRI applications

ASL Pulse Sequence

For more information, please contact John Detre.

ASL users group members:

Institution Contact
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Bryon Mueller, MD
Portland Neurovascular, Portland, OR David Silker, MD
University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Gary Egan, PhD, MBA
University of California, Irvine, CA Jessica Turner, MD
University of Oregon, Eugene, OR Jolinda Smith, PhD
Justus-Liebeg Univesity Giessen, Giessen, Germany Rudolf Stark, Prof. Dr.
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Paul S. Morgan, MD
University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Magalie Viallon, Doctor in physics
Max Plank Institute, Leipzig, Germany Harald Moller, Prof. Dr.
University College London, London, UK Dr. David Thomas
Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden Jonas Svennson, PhD
University of Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany Hans-Joerg Wittsack, MD
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Kwan-Jin Jung, PhD
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA James Coan, PhD
University of Bonn/Life and Brain Bonn, Germany Dr. med. Knut Schnellko
Hokkaido University Hopital Sapporo, Japan Kohsuke Kudo, PhD
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Paul Terranova, PhD
Nevada Cancer Institute, Las Vegas, NV H. Michael Gach, PhD
IDAC, Tohoku Univesity, Tohoku, Japan Tina Rasmussen, PhD
Case Western University, Cleveland, Oh Jean Tkah, PhD
University of Trento, Trento, Italy Jorge Jovicich, PhD
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Prof. Peter Jezzard of the Chancellor
Massachusetts General Hospital Ellen Grant
Childrens Hospital, Cincinnati, OH Kim Cecil
University, Wurzburg
The Mind Institute, University of New Mexico
Emory University Xiaoping Hu
University of Frankfurt
University of California at San Francisco Norbert Schuff
Montreal Neurological Institute James Pike
St. Francis Hospital
National Institute on Drug Abuse Yihong Yang and Elliott Stein
University of Texas Health Science Jia-hong Gao
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Hongyu An
St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Rochester University Jianhui Zhong
Tian Tan Hospital, Beijing Xun Zhang
UCLA, UCDavis Jeffrey R. Alger and Tony Simon
Ghent University, Belgium
Kyoto University, Japan
Merck & Co., INC Don Williams
McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Washington University Kevin Black
Georgetown University Tom Zeffiro
Wayne State University
Chinese Academy of Science Yan Zhuo
University of Ulm
Singapore Hospital Mike Chee
UT Southwest Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX Richard Briggs, Ph.D.
University Maryland Rao Gullapalli
Brain Research Institute, Victoria, Australia Fernando Calamante, M.D.
University of Iowa Vincent A. Magnotta
niversitätsklinik und Poliklinikfür Psychiatrie Bern Andrea Federspiel
Center for Applied Medical Research, University of Navarra Maria A. Fernandez Seara
University Hospital Verona, Verona, Italy Dr. Francesca Pizzini
Radboud University Nijmegen – Nijmegen, The Netherlands Prof. David Norris, Ph.D.
University of Montreal, Canada Rick Hoge
New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ Bharat Biswal
University of Cape Town, South Africa Bruce Spottiswoode
University of California-Berkeley
Biomedical Sciences Institutes, Singapore
The Neurosciences Institute, San Diego, CA
Beijing Normal University, China Ruiwang Huang
Seoul National University, Korea Minsun Lee
Harvard University – Boston, Massachusetts Thomas Zeffiro
University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN Yang Wang
Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, Singapore Kai-Hsiang Chuang
University Hospital Huddinge, Sweden
Centre de Resonance Magnetique Biologique et Medicale – Paris, France Pierre Doucelance
National University of Singapore, Singapore Michael Chee

Hyperpolarized MRI

The technology developed under the hyperpolarized imaging core was transferred to 2 sites;

  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

For more information, please contact Rahim Rizi

Optical Imaging Dissemination

  1. Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy
    • Massachusetts General Hospital, David Alan Boas
    • University of Konstanz, Germany, Thomas Gisler
    • University of Irvine, Bruce J Tromberg
    • Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Berlin, Germany, Reiner Macdonald
    • University of Kentucky, Guoqiang Yu
    • Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Ulas Sunar
    • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Kijoon Lee
    • National Yang Min University, Taiwan, Hsing-Wen Wang
  2. Diffuse Optical Tomography Reconstruction Software/Algorithms
    • Foundation for Research and Technology, Greece, Jorge Ripoll
    • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Kijoon Lee