Imaging Research Center

The UC Davis Imaging Research Center (IRC) supports human imaging science research and promotes the use of modern imaging methods in basic science and clinical investigations of the brain and body. The IRC has two distinct facilities:

  1. The main facility, opened in 2003 and located at the UCD Medical Center campus in Sacramento, the IRC houses two research-dedicated whole-body MRI scanners, a 1.5T GE Signa MRI System and the new 3T Siemens Trio MRI System.
  2. A new satellite facility located in Davis named the “MRI Facility for Integrative Neurosciences” opened in 2011  and houses a  Siemens 64-channel 3-Tesla "Skyra" MRI System.