University of Glasgow
Imaging Centre of Excellence & Clinical Research Facilities for Stratified Medicine
UKRPIF award: £10 million
Officially opened: March 2017
The University of Glasgow’s Imaging Centre of Excellence supports research in addressing chronic diseases including cardiovascular disease and diabetes, rheumatology, respiratory and infectious diseases.
The UK Research Partnership Investment Fund (UKRPIF) award, delivered in partnership with Scottish Funding Council, supported construction of the new centre, and the procurement and installation of a range of cutting-edge imaging equipment including Tesla 7T and 3T MRI scanners.
Project co-investors included Wellcome and the Wolfson Foundation.