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3D Slicer

3D Slicer is a free and open source software package for visualization and image analysis. 3D Slicer is natively designed to be available on multiple platforms, including Windows, Linux and Mac Os X. Read More »

AYCAN DigitalSysteme GmbH

AYCAN is a leading innovator of solutions for the medical imaging markets. Building on their initial success and core competency in DICOM technology, AYCAN has expanded their offering with other innovative solutions for medical imaging, such as PACS, DICOM viewing and system integration.


BioImageXD is a free and open source software for analysis, processing and 3D rendering of multi dimensional microscopy images.  BioImageXD is a collaborative open source software project, designed and developed by microscopists, cell biologists and programmers from the Universities of Jyväskylä and Turku in Finland, the Max Planck Institute in Germany, and other collaborators worldwide. Read More »

Biology Image Library

The Biology Image Library is an online collection of images, movies, illustrations and animations across biology and biomedicine. It covers Developmental Biology, Histology & Pathology, Immunology, Microbiology & Parasitology, Molecular & Cellular Biology, Neuroscience and Plant Biology, including images from BioMed Central's journals. Read More »


Caret is a free, open-source, software package for structural and functional analyses of the cerebral and cerebellar cortex. Caret runs on Apple's Mac OSX, Linux, and MS Windows operating systems.


ClearCanvas offers a suite of innovative commercial and open source medical imaging IT software applications. The following modules are currently available: ClearCanvas Workstation; ClearCanvas ImageServer; ClearCanvas RIS; ClearCanvas SDK. Their goal is to make medical imaging informatics solutions more accessible to all. ClearCanvas is based in Toronto, Canada. Read More »

Farsight Project

The goal of the FARSIGHT project is to develop and disseminate a next-generation open source  toolkit of image analysis methods to enable quantitative studies of complex & dynamic tissue microenvironments that are imaged by modern optical microscopes. Read More »


Graphical Interface for Medical Image Analysis & Simulation (GIMIAS) is a software framework for fast prototyping of medical applications. Provides a workflow-oriented environment for biomedical image computing and simulation, and it can be extended through the development of problem specific plug-ins. Read More »

Ginkgo CADx

Ginkgo CADx is a multi-platform Open Source Medical Imaging Software which provides a complete DICOM Viewer solution with advanced capabilities and extensions support. Ginkgo CADx can convert conventional image formats like JPEG, PNG, TIFF, BMP, and more to DICOM image format. Once imported you can easily calibrate the image and use a ruler tool. Read More »


The Image-Guided Surgery Toolkit (IGSTK) is a high-level, component-based framework which provides a common functionality for image-guided surgery applications. The framework is a set of high-level components integrated with low-level open source software libraries and application programming interfaces (API) from hardware vendors. Its development was funded by an NIH grant.


ImageJ is a free, public domain image processing program written in Java and runs on Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. It can display, edit, analyze, process, save and print 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit images in many image formats including TIFF, GIF, JPEG, BMP, DICOM, FITS, etc.

Insight Segmentation & Registration Toolkit (ITK)

Insight Segmentation and Registration Toolkit (ITK) is an open-source, cross-platform system that provides developers with an extensive suite of software tools for image analysis. Read More »

Kitware, Inc.

Kitware, Inc. creates and supports leading edge, high quality software in the fields of computer vision, medical imaging, visualization, 3D data publishing, and technical software development. Kitware employs an open source development model to foster extended, collaborative communities, and an open source business model to provide flexible, low-cost technical solutions. Read More »


MediSnap is an open source system that lets you photograph, manage, view, compare, document and archive medical photos fully integrated into doctor's practice systems.

Merge Healthcare's Honeycomb

Merge Healthcare, a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions, has developed and is releasing Merge Honeycomb, a revolutionary new cloud-based service that will enable users to upload, download, view, and share medical images – at no cost. Merge Honeycomb will be the nation’s largest medical imaging sharing network and is open to anyone.