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The physical sciences platform has a wide range of infrastructure available to scientists and external users.

Available facilities include the following:

  • two state-of-the-art, research-dedicated, whole-body MRI systems at 1.5 Tesla and 3 Tesla, occupying approximately 30,000 gross square feet of space on two floors of the S wing and
  • an additional 9,000 gross square feet nearby at Yonge and Lawrence
  • fully equipped ultrasound and X-ray laboratories supported by model and advanced machine shops
  • clean room with evaporator and wire-bonding instruments
  • electronics shop
  • extensive computing resources
  • PET/CT for oncology and modern digital mammography systems

More information about our fee-for-service core facilities at Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) is available on the Web site.