Package fsbrain details

Managing and Visualizing Brain Surface Data

Provides high-level access to 'FreeSurfer' neuroimaging data on the level of subjects and groups. Load morphometry data, surfaces and brain parcellations based on atlases. Mask data using labels, load data for specific atlas regions only, and visualize data and results directly in 'R'.

Maintainer: Tim Schafer < ts+code at >

From within R, enter citation('fsbrain')

To cite package 'fsbrain' in publications use:

Tim Sch?fer (NA). fsbrain: Managing and Visualizing Brain Surface
Data. R package version 0.3.0.

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {fsbrain: Managing and Visualizing Brain Surface Data},
author = {Tim Sch?fer},
note = {R package version 0.3.0},
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('fsbrain', release = "stable", release_repo = "github")
neuro_install('fsbrain', release = "current", release_repo = "github")

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 11 2020 8:34AM
Last updated on December 31 1969 7:00PM
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Source GitHub GitHub
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