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The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA) is a large archive of medical images of cancer accessible for public download. All images are stored in DICOM file format. The images are organized as "Collections", typically patients related by a common disease (e.g. lung cancer), image modality (MRI, CT, etc) or research focus.


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How to cite this record TCIA; The Cancer Imaging Archive; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:19 p.m.; Last accessed: Dec 06 2019 1:40 a.m.

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The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA): maintaining and operating a public information repository.

Clark K,Vendt B,Smith K,Freymann J,Kirby J,Koppel P,Moore S,Phillips S,Maffitt D,Pringle M,Tarbox L,Prior F
J Digit Imaging 2013

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Quantitative Imaging Network: Data Sharing and Competitive AlgorithmValidation Leveraging The Cancer Imaging Archive.

Kalpathy-Cramer J,Freymann JB,Kirby JS,Kinahan PE,Prior FW
Transl Oncol 2014

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Iterative probabilistic voxel labeling: automated segmentation for analysis of The Cancer Imaging Archive glioblastoma images.

Steed TC,Treiber JM,Patel KS,Taich Z,White NS,Treiber ML,Farid N,Carter BS,Dale AM,Chen CC
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2014

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The public cancer radiology imaging collections of The Cancer Imaging Archive.

Prior F,Smith K,Sharma A,Kirby J,Tarbox L,Clark K,Bennett W,Nolan T,Freymann J
Sci Data 2017

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TCIApathfinder: an R client for The Cancer Imaging Archive REST API.

Russell P,Fountain K,Wolverton D,Ghosh D
Cancer Res 2018

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Molecular physiology of contrast enhancement in glioblastomas: An analysis of The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA).

Treiber JM,Steed TC,Brandel MG,Patel KS,Dale AM,Carter BS,Chen CC
J Clin Neurosci 2018

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