NiBabel

NiBabel is a python package, under the NiPy project, that aims at unifying the process of opening different medical and neuroimaging file formats, including: ANALYZE{.reference.external} (plain, SPM99, SPM2), GIFTI{.reference.external}, NIfTI1{.reference.external}, MINC{.reference.external}, MGH{.reference.external} and ECAT{.reference.external} as well as PAR/REC. The package is also able to read and write Freesurfer format.

 

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