Package robex details

Robust Brain Extraction ('ROBEX')

Wrapper for Robust Brain Extraction ('ROBEX') algorithm . Provides the binary distributions from 'NITRC'.

Maintainer: John Muschelli < muschellij2 at >

From within R, enter citation(robex)

Iglesias JE, Liu C, Thompson PM, Tu Z (2011). "Robust brain extraction
across datasets and comparison with publicly available methods." _IEEE
transactions on medical imaging_, *30*(9), 1617-1634.

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {Robust brain extraction across datasets and comparison with publicly available methods},
author = {Juan Eugenio Iglesias and Cheng-Yi Liu and Paul M Thompson and Zhuowen Tu},
journal = {IEEE transactions on medical imaging},
volume = {30},
number = {9},
pages = {1617--1634},
year = {2011},
publisher = {IEEE},


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 the Binary Repo in NeuroC
neuro_install('robex', release = "stable", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "stable"))
neuro_install('robex', release = "current", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "current"))

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

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on October 16 2018 10:09AM
Last updated on March 27 2019 12:02AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
System requirementsgit, cmake
Importsneurobase, ITKR
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