Excellence in imaging research

QBI Lab Group specialises in advanced image analysis. Particular focus is on developing, validating and translating imaging biomarkers for application in cancer and other diseases.

Meet our lab group members

See what we’re working on

Our Research Activities

We are a multidisciplinary research group running a wide variety of basic and translational MRI, CT and PET studies with several national and international collaborators

Our Teaching Activities

We contribute to teaching within the University of Manchester as well as leading the educational activities of the National Cancer Translational Imaging Accelerator network 

Our Engagement Activites

We co-ordinate and participate in a wide range of engagement events, from widening participation activities in local schools to outreach events such as escape rooms and the ‘Pint of Science’


See the organisations that have supported and funded our work, or explore upcoming opportunities to collaborate with us. 

from our blog

Well done to our PhD student Isabella Fornacon-Wood who has had two papers on radiomics accepted in the last 6 weeks. One study – in European Radiology examines how software IBSI compliance, user-defined calculation settings and choice of platform […]
QBI Lab Group has recently been informed our paper published in Magnetic Resonance in Medicine is among the top 10% of downloaded papers published between January 2018 and December 2019! The paper titled ‘Towards a ‘resolution limit’ […]
This March, the QBI lab group has taken engaging science talks into local schools through the Teen Science Café initiative. In each session, students from years 8, 9 and 10 were able to sit in small groups […]

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