The community that relies on 3D Slicer is large and active: (numbers below updated on July 1st, 2021)
- 876,469+ downloads in the last 10 years (193,356+ in last year)
- over 13,700+ literature search results on Google Scholar
- 35+ events in open source hackathon series continuously running since 2005 with 3012 total participants
- Slicer Forum with 4,576 subscribers has approximately 275 posts every week
The following is a sample of the research performed in 2019 using 3D Slicer outside of the group that develops it. (Research performed by groups that are also actively developing 3D Slicer is represented in the publication database).
We monitor PubMed and related databases to update these lists, but if you know of other research related to the Slicer community that should be included here please email: marianna (at) bwh.harvard.edu.