Classic MRI Animal Cradles

Classic MRI animal cradles have a standardized interface, making them compatible with the MRI Animal Positioning Systems AutoPac, ManPac and Manual Table.

Three main types of animal cradles are available:

  • Animal Cradles for use with surface coils
  • Split Animal Cradles
  • Cradles with built-in coils


  • Open cradles with warm water circulation (using warming blankets)
  • Optimal coil positioning with fixation pins for surface coils
  • No magnetizable parts
  • Tooth bars and ear bars for stable positioning of animal
  • Access for managing animal conditioning and monitoring
  • Large portfolio of cradles and cradle-coil combinations for various applications