Project Participants & Sponsors


Kitware personnel are the principal developers of TubeTK
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Component Toolkits

The 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.
3D Slicer is a free, open source software package for visualization and image analysis. 3D Slicer is natively designed to be available on multiple platforms, including Linux, OS X, and Windows.
The Common Toolkit (CTK) is designed to support biomedical imaging efforts not addressed through other software options. Current intiatives focus on DICOM image support, DICOM application hosting, widgets, and a plugin framework.
CMake is a family of tools designed to build, test and package software.
CDash is an open source, web-based software testing server. CDash aggregates, analyzes and displays the results of software testing processes submitted from clients located around the world.
The Midas Platform is an open-source toolkit that enables the rapid creation of tailored, web-enabled data storage.
The Visualization Toolkit (VTK) is an open-source, freely available software system for 3D computer graphics, image processing, and visualization.

Funding Sources
TubeTK is being supported in part by the following sources:
  • NIH/NIBIB: "National Alliance of Medical Image Computing" (NA-MIC, PI: Kikinis, Brigham and Womens Hospital / Harvard, U54EB005149-01);
  • NIH/NCI: "Image Registration for Ultrasound-Based Neurosurgical Navigation" (NeuralNav, PI: Aylward, Wells, Brigham and Womens Hospital / Harvard, R01CA138419-01);
  • NIH/NCI: "A Needle Guidance System for Hepatic Tumor Ablation That Fuses Real-Time Ultrasound" (PI: Razzaque, InnerOptic, R44CA143234-02A1);
  • EU FP7: "Multi-scale Spatio-Temporal Visualization" (PI: Testi, SCS / Univ. of Bologna, Italy).
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