Facilities

Facilities at The Walton Centre for Neurology & Neurosurgery:

  • CT and MR based stereotactic systems
  • Interstitial radiosurgery using iodine-125 seeds
  • Photoelectron interstitial radiosurgery setup
  • GE neuro-optimised Magnetic Resonance Imaging including MR spectroscopy
  • Recording and lesioning equipment for movement disorders and epilepsy
  • Neuronavigation system
  • Stereotactic robot

In collaboration with the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre:

  • Molecular biology laboratory including PCR, DNA sequencer

In collaboration with the Royal Liverpool University Hospital:

  • SPECT imaging of glucose metabolism and receptor binding