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Unique identifier OMICS_19952
Name InVesalius
Software type Application/Script
Interface Graphical user interface
Restrictions to use None
Operating system Unix/Linux, Mac OS, Windows
License GNU General Public License version 2.0
Computer skills Medium
Version 3.1
Stability Stable
Maintained Yes


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InVesalius in pipeline

PMCID: 5345771
PMID: 28357042
DOI: 10.5256/f1000research.10632.r18886

[…] scans were obtained as digital imaging and communications in medicine (dicom) files ( ). the cc was traced on the mid-sagittal slice and five adjacent slices in each hemisphere using open source invesalius 3 (, rrid: scr_014693). alternatively, osirix 8.0.1 software (, rrid: scr_013618) may also be used. in some cases, data […]

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InVesalius in publications

PMCID: 5958982
DOI: 10.15386/cjmed-922

[…] precession (fisp) sequence was engaged. following the acquisition and processing of 2d slices with bruker’s paravision®, the 3d reconstruction of the investigated embryos was performed using the invesalius software ()., ultrasound scan was performed in 14 pregnant women with physiological evolution, 15 – 28 gestational weeks. exclusion criteria were multiple gestation pregnancy, brain […]

PMCID: 5896968
PMID: 29649231
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0195291

[…] in the image, making for easier identification of organs and bones []. for the image segmentation process there are several software programs available that can be used with dicom datasets, such as invesalius (open source software) [], osirix (pixmeo, geneva, switzerland) (open source software for mac) [] and mimics innovation suite (materialise nv, belgium) (commercial software) […]

PMCID: 5809048
PMID: 29432477
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0192831

[…] the system integrates the digital soft wares such as (version 4.5、proplan cmf、image j (version 1.49、gimias (version 1.6、invesalius (version 3.0.0 beta5: geomagic studio (raindrop geomagic studio 2013®, raindrop geomagic, inc., nc,usa). therefore, the system […]

PMCID: 5741919
PMID: 29273059
DOI: 10.1186/s13018-017-0700-2

[…] scanco medical) at an isotropic voxel resolution of 18 um. the output was extracted to a series of dicom files, each file describing a 2d cross-section representing of the site being imaged. using invesalius (renato archer information technology center, brazil), a medical imaging reconstruction software that takes the dicom files from the ct scan and creates a three-dimensional (3d) surface […]

PMCID: 5655403
PMID: 29067535
DOI: 10.1186/s40634-017-0111-7

[…] medicine (dicom) format. this is a two-dimensional image and must be converted from a dicom file to a file that the printer can recognise, usually a standard tessellation language (stl) file, using invesalius freeware (marro et al., ). we used rhinoceros 5 and netfabb pro for the segmentation of the desired area of interest and to provide identification annotations. when the segmentation […]

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InVesalius institution(s)
Tridimensional Technology Division, Center for Information Technology Renato Archer, Campinas, Brazil; Institute of Computing, University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil

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