Babel VR is a free software tool for the HTC Vive that allows the import of 3D images from a variety of medical devices - different 3D image modalities including microscopes, ultrasound, Computer Aided Tomography (CAT), MRI scanners - so they can be viewed and interacted with in a virtual reality (VR) environment.

Babel VR Features:

  • Manipulate multiple 3D objects in VR
  • Many functions adjusting image views
  • 3D annotation
  • 3D measurements
  • Import meshes from results of segmentation / machine learning

  Babel VR will be available soon!
  Babel VR is funded by the Oxford Staff IT Innovation Award

  For more details email, Stephen Taylor

Video 1: Babel VR - Abdominal Aortic Aneurism Planning

Video 2: Babel VR - Loading and adjusting cutoffs

Video 3: Babel VR - Annotating a mouse skull

Figure 1: Contouring a kidney for segmentation

Figure 2: Visualising dividing Hela Cells (Chris Lagerholm)

Figure 3: Measuring the length of the aorta from the heart