Welcome to the University of Oxford Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research (OCMR)

OCMR is part of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford.  We are based in the John Radcliffe Hospital

The members of the OCMR use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) to study the heart, brain and other organs. In addition to a comprehensive research programme, we provide a specialist clinical service for cardiac MRI. 

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Researchers at OCMR conduct research on the heart, brain and other organs. 
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Many patients and volunteers visit OCMR for clinical or research scans.
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Latest News

OCMR's Professor Oliver Rider has been awarded a prestigious fellowship worth £789,000 from the British Heart Foundation (BHF) to investigate how weight loss surgey affects the heart.
Dr Rider will seek to establish which of the three common operations used to treat obesity - gastric bypass, gastric banding ad sleeve gastrectomy - give the greatest cardiovascular benefit
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