ISMRM17 Award for Adam van Niekerk
BME PhD student Adam van Niekerk and co-authors including Prof Ernesta Meintjes were awarded an ISMRM Magna Cum Laude Merit Award and one of 200 power pitch presentations selected from 6700 abstracts at the recent ISMRM 25th Annual Meeting and...
New Siemens Breast 18 coil
The Breast 18 provides excellent high resolution multi-parametric breast imaging. It gives an outstanding comfort for patients. Its 18 independent channels provide exceptional iPAT capabilities resulting in high-speed image acquisition. Its easy...
Radiographers present research at SMRT meeting in Hawaii
CUBIC radiographers Mrs Petty Samuels and Mrs Ingrid Op't Hof presented their research at the SMRT meeting in Hawaii
Cardiovascular MR Workshop
CUBIC UCT held its second Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance workshop on Friday 31 March - Sunday 2 April at Groote Schuur Hospital.
ISMRM to be held in Hawaii in April 2017
Jia Fan and Ali Alhamud, as well as students Adam van Niekerk and Leah Morgan had abstracts accepted for presentation at the 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii...


Cape Universities Body Imaging Centre (CUBIC) 

CUBIC is a leading imaging research facility focusing on problems specific to South Africa and the African continent. To this end, we strive towards research excellence and innovation, contribute to the development of scarce skills and human capacity, knowledge production and dissemination through publication in peer-reviewed journals as well as extensive national and international collaboration.

CUBIC is a joint initiative between the Universities of Stellenbosch and Cape Town, the Medical Research Council and Siemens. It is based  at UCT’s Medical Campus at the Groote Schuur Hospital, housing a 3T Siemens Skyra full body scanner.

We gratefully acknowledge funding from the Technology Innovation Agency, the National Research Foundation, and the Cancer Research Trust for the purchase of the Siemens Skyra MRI scanner. We thank Siemens South Africa for the extended warranty.