UW Research

Bio-Molecular Imaging Center



The Bio-Molecular Imaging Center (BMIC) develops novel imaging techniques for anatomic, functional, molecular, and tissue applications, and facilitates research for medical institutions throughout the Pacific Northwest. BMIC aims to explore collaborative research opportunities and to establish international scientific communication.

Core Services Offered

The Bio-Molecular Imaging Center houses a whole-body 3.0T Philips Magnetic Resonance Scanner for non-invasive, high resolution human and animal research. Resources for anatomic and functional studies include custom equipment and sequences, as well as the expertise of on-site MR physicists. BMIC provides state-of-the-art imaging technology and applications for studies in basic, translational and clinical research. Visit our services page for more information.

Funding Information

National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
American Heart Association
National Science Foundation
Private Funding

Reporting Structure

Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine