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Abstract #1881

Simultaneous measures of brain oxygenation and perfusion using a 9.4T MRI in rats

Kevin Lee1, Matthew Bouchard1, Sara Bohnert2, and Jeff F Dunn1

1Radiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, 2Casualty Management Section, Defence Research and Development Canada- Suffield Research Centre, Suffield, AB, Canada

We developed a novel method to simultaneously measure tissue oxygenation and cerebral blood flow. This technique combines chronically implanted fiber-optic oxygen sensors and continuous arterial spin labeling MRI. An added benefit is that one can measure oxygen while the animals are awake and freely moving.

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