Scannexus is an internationally-focused imaging centre.

Scannexus assists clients to answer their challenges in imaging human anatomy, physiology, cognition, and functionality. Specifically, we support clients to develop new therapeutics, diagnostics and technologies, and to expand their knowledge of the principles and applications of MRI. This is achieved by our utilising in house, state-of-the-art clinical imaging technology and by facilitating access to the expertise of our partner organisations.

Research & development

The core elements of the Scannexus facility are three Ultra High-Field whole-body clinical MRI scanners, supplied by Siemens; a 3T Magnetom Prisma, a 7T Magnetom and a 9.4T Magnetom.


Services and technology

Scannexus offers you a unique combination of services and technologies. Access to world-leading Ultra High-Field MRI scanners (3T, 7T, 9.4T), is combined with dedicated customer-focused operational support, and the expertise of our clinical and technical networks.

  • Albert Scherpbier appointed CEO of Scannexus
    Professor Albert Scherpbier has been appointed CEO of Scannexus as of 1 June 2016. He will head up the prestigious scanner lab, which features three ultra-high field MRI scanners of 3.0, 7.0 and 9.4 Tesla to facilitate the open access MRI diagnostics and neuroimaging research conducted by UM, Maastricht UMC+ and third parties.