Preclinical MRI


Offering the greatest versatility of any preclinical MRI instruments, the 7 T and 9.4 T BioSpecs make even the most challenging applications possible.



With the largest coil selection, a choice of gradient sizes and strengths, a method development platform, and the ability to upgrade with an MRI CryoProbe or PET insert or inline, the greatest versatility of these preclinical MRI instruments allows challenging applications such as fMRI, DTI, diffusion kurtosis, spectroscopy, MR histology, stem cell tracking, and plaque and microbleed imaging to be easily tackled
Maximum Space
For animals ranging from mice to rabbits or for extra space for additional monitoring, stimulating, or similar peripherals
UltraShielded and Refrigerated
Helium zero-boil-off and Nitrogen free USR magnet technology for longer service intervals
BioSpec® opens up a whole new world of applications
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  • Zero helium boil-off technology, nitrogen-free, Ultra Shielded and Refrigerated (USR) magnet technology for reduced maintenance costs and longer service intervals
  • Accurate animal positioning with the motorized animal handling system for increased throughput
  • Full second order and z3 high power shim channels guarantee optimal performance for spectroscopy and MRI
  • Scalable AVANCE NEO electronics enabling both MRI and MRS applications and incorporating up to 16 receiver channels
  • Real-time spectrometer control for optimization of acquisition parameters during scan
  • High performance BGA-S-HP gradients with highest amplitudes and slew rates, shim strengths and duty cycles
  • Fast and easily mountable gradient/shim inserts for optimum gradient/shim performance for small samples available
  • Complete RF coil portfolio for mice and rats available, including coils for head, brain, cardiac, body, optogenetics, Arterial Spin Labeling, multi-channel array coils with up to 16 channels, and x-nuclei
  • MRI CryoProbes with 2 element, 4 element, or as 13C for mice as well as 4 element for rat delivering an exceptional increase in sensitivity
  • Intuitive ParaVision software for multi-dimensional MRI/MRS data acquisition, reconstruction, analysis and visualization including IntraGate based methods, UTE, and ZTE
  • In-house development and production of all key components (software, magnet, gradient, spectrometer, RF-coils) ensures the best performance and short repair times



Service & Life Cycle Support for Magnetic Resonance and Preclinical Imaging

Bruker’s commitment to provide customers with unparalleled help throughout the buying cycle, from initial inquiry to evaluation, installation, and the lifetime of the instrument is now characterized by the LabScape service concept.

LabScape Maintenance Agreements, On-Site On-Demand and Enhance Your Lab are designed to offer a new approach to maintenance and service for the modern laboratory