NIL uses imaging technologies within Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology including a pair of PRISMA 3.0T scanners, high performance MRI scanners particularly aimed at demanding applications and clinical research.  NIL uses a Siemens MicroPET Focus 220 system dedicated to neuroscience animal research.  These scanners are located in the East Building. In addition NIL uses a Siemens CTI ECAT HR+ PET scanner in the Neurological/Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit.

The Center for Clinical Imaging Research (CCIR) at Washington University provides advanced imaging resources and multiple levels of support to clinical investigators

All systems are operated by the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology and dedicated to research.