MRIcroGL – 3D medical viewer

MRIcroGL is a program designed to display 3D medical imaging. It provides tools for 2D and 3D display of images.

By using your computer’s graphics card, it can allow real-time interactive rendering.

It includes scripts to show you some of the many effects.

Features include:

  • Show 3D renderings or 2D slices of an image.
  • Adjust color and transparency.
  • Change the appearance of the intensity colorbar, useful for recognizing the range of intensities displayed.
  • Clipping tool – show a 2D slice cut through a 3D rendered image.
  • Cutouts – removes a 3D box from the image.
  • Overlays – superimpose images on top of the background image. This lets you load statistical maps that show brain activity on top of anatomical scans.
  • Mosaics – show multiple 2D slices at once.
  • GLSL Shaders – generate renderings.
  • Overlay Shader – designed for displaying functional or connectivity overlays on top of anatomical scans.
  • Atlas Templates – several template images that show the brain parceled into discrete regions.
  • Convert DICOM to NIfTI.
  • Cross-platform support – runs under Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

Website: www.nitrc.org
Support: GitHub Code Repository
Developer: Chris Rorden
License: BSD 2-Clause License


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