Package ITKR details

ITK in R

Make the state of the art image processing library, ITK, available within R. Provide developer access to the ITK framework from within R and, ultimately, support reproducible statistical analyses of medical images via interfacing with other packages.

Maintainer: Brian B. Avants < stnava at >


From within R, enter citation('ITKR')

To cite package 'ITKR' in publications use:

Brian B Avants (2020). ITKR: ITK in R. R package version

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {ITKR: ITK in R},
author = {Brian B Avants},
year = {2020},
note = {R package version},
url = {},


If you have any problems with this package you can open a new issue or check the already existing ones here.

To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

# from GitHub
neuro_install('ITKR', release = "stable", release_repo = "github")
neuro_install('ITKR', release = "current", release_repo = "github")

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on October 11 2018 2:21PM
Last updated on November 26 2019 4:05PM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
System requirementscmake, git, clang, GNU make
Reverse Importsrobex, ANTsRCore (0.5.0)