July 21, 2010 – The newly released Amira 5.3 advanced visualization software includes a comprehensive set of tools for neuroscience research, specifically magnetic resonance (MR) diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) as well as computed tomography (CT) and MR brain perfusion imaging. The new option provides efficient calculation of perfusion results as well as analysis and display of multi-channel functional image data including gradients, tensors and fiber tracking.
In addition, Amira 5.3 comes with a large number of new tools and improvements, such as DemoDirector, an easy-to-use graphical front end for creating animations and presentations using the popular DemoMaker module; a largely redesigned set of tools for spreadsheets and statistics; a number of enhancements to the popular FilamentEditor; and a full integration of the widely used Insight Segmentation and Registration Toolkit (ITK) into Amira’s Developer Option.
Amira 5.3 is available for Windows 32 and 64 bit, Mac OS X and Linux platforms.
For more information: www.amira.com