Package MNITemplate details

MNI MRI Template

Provides the MNI Template of T1-weighted MRI imaging from . In addition to the standard template, the image has been segmented into gray matter, white matter, and cerebrospinal fluid ('CSF') using the 'FAST' algorithm from 'FSL' .

Maintainer: Jean-Philippe Fortin < fortin946 at >


From within R, enter citation('MNITemplate')

Fonov V, Evans AC, Botteron K, Almli CR, McKinstry RC, Collins DL,
Group BDC, others (2011). "Unbiased average age-appropriate atlases for
pediatric studies." _NeuroImage_, *54*(1), 313-327.

Fonov VS, Evans AC, McKinstry RC, Almli C, Collins D (2009). "Unbiased
nonlinear average age-appropriate brain templates from birth to
adulthood." _NeuroImage_, *47*, S102.

Collins DL, Zijdenbos AP, W, Evans AC (1999). "ANIMAL+ INSECT:
improved cortical structure segmentation." In _Biennial International
Conference on Information Processing in Medical Imaging_, 210-223.

To see these entries in BibTeX format, use 'print(,
bibtex=TRUE)', 'toBibtex(.)', or set


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To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

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

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 30 2018 12:47PM
Last updated on October 15 2020 2:50PM
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