The Centre was established in 1970s and it got the National status in 1996.
The core functions of Turku PET Centre are based on the agreement between University of Turku, Åbo Akademi University and Turku University Hospital.
All facilities are located in the University campus and clinics. The Centre consists of Accelerator Laboratory, Radiopharmaceutical chemistry laboratory, Preclinical and Clinical imaging laboratories.
The scientific research strategy of the Turku PET Centre involves: