Client for the Cancer Imaging Archive REST API

A wrapper for The Cancer Imaging Archive's REST API. The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA) hosts de-identified medical images of cancer available for public download, as well as rich metadata for each image series. TCIA provides a REST API for programmatic access to the data. This package provides simple functions to access each API endpoint. For more information, see <> and TCIA's website.


TCIApathfinder 1.0.5

Updated maintainer email

TCIApathfinder 1.0.4

  • Added citation file.
  • Added save_extracted_image_series and extract_image_series and have pass through for out_dir. Fixes #2 (@muschellij2).

TCIApathfinder 1.0.3

  • Added citation

TCIApathfinder 1.0.2

  • Added message encouraging users to check if API key is up to date.
  • Removed section of vignette using 'radiomics' package that has been removed from CRAN.
  • Removed package dependency on 'radiomics' package, which was only for the vignette.

TCIApathfinder 1.0.1

  • Added package vignettes.

TCIApathfinder 1.0.0

  • Initial release.

Reference manual

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1.0.6 by Pamela Russell, a year ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Pamela Russell [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports httr, jsonlite

Suggests knitr, rmarkdown, oro.dicom, testthat

See at CRAN