Dual Tuned Flex Surface Coil

Dual Tuned Flex Surface Coil


  • multiple purpose application such as extremities and skeletal muscle
  • transmit/receive linear polarization for both nuclei
  • available for 31P, 23Na, 13C, 19F, … spectroscopy (other non-proton nuclei on demand)
  • supports 1H decoupling when applicable
  • flexible housing
  • maximum patient comfort
  • optimized SNR and penetration depth
  • B0 field strength: 1.5 T or 3 T
  • approximate housing measurements: 22 cm x 33 cm
  • example shows a 31P vastus application
  • For liver applications we offer coils with adapted size for appropriate penetration depth.

Medical Device, CE according to Council Directive 93/42/EEC
Caution: Investigational Device. Limited by Federal (or United States) law to investigational use.

Please contact us for availability on your MR system.

Image Courtesy:

Chris Boesch et. al., University of Bern, Switzerland


C. Hundshammer et al.: Simultaneous characterization of tumor cellularity and the Warburg effect with PET, MRI and hyperpolarized 13C-MRSI.
Theranostics / 8(17):4765-4780, doi: 10.7150/thno.25162 (2018)
with RAPID Biomedical 13C/1H flexible surface coil # O-XL-HL-030-01189-003

F. Bönner et.al.: Monocyte imaging aftermyocardial infarction with 19FMRI at 3 T: a pilot study in explanted porcine hearts.
European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging, 16, 612–620, doi:10.1093/ehjci/jev008 (2015)
with RAPID Biomedical 19F flexible surface coil # O-XQ-030-01407-001

A.J. Bakermans et.al.: Interrelations of muscle functional MRI, diffusion weighted MRI and 31P-MRS in exercised lower back muscles.
Cardiovascular Research
, doi:10.1093/cvr/cvt212 (2013-10-16)
with RAPID Biomedical 31P/1H flexible surface coil # O-XQ-030-01027-011

G. Layec et.al.: Skeletal muscle work efficiency with age: the role of non-contractile processes.
Clinical Science, 128, 213–223 (Printed in Great Britain), doi: 10.1042/CS20140274 (2015)
with RAPID Biomedical 31P/1H ridgid surface coil # O-XQ-030-01041-001


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RAPID Biomedical GmbH
Technology Park Würzburg-Rimpar
Kettelerstrasse 3-11
97222 Rimpar

Phone: + 49 (0) 9365 / 88 26 – 0
Fax: + 49 (0) 9365 / 88 26 – 99


For US, Canada and South America please contact our sister company RAPI MR International.
Find information about our strategic partner Fastron Group.

Source: https://www.rapidbiomed.de/product/dual-tuned-flex-surface-coil/