Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS

Medical Knowledge Through Research

Fraunhofer MEVIS develops real-world software solutions for computer-aided medicine, bridging between medical imaging, image-guided therapy, and healthcare informatics – bringing benefits to patients, customers and partners.

more info

Software Assistance for Needle Based Intervention

SAFIR supports the whole interventional workflow from planning to assessment utilizing segmentation, registration, simulation, optimization and visualization methodology. To facilitate fast deployment of new applications targeted at specific clinical questions or scientific projects, SAFIR is designed as a modular framework, which allows for re-using information processing methods and customization of algorithms.

more info

Drive Tissue-Based Analysis and Provide Rich Quantitative Information

We develop innovative software solutions that measure tissue parameters across entire tissue sections automatically and precisely.

more info

Multicycle Real-time MRI Analysis

CaFuR enables cardiac diagnosis with real-time MRI. It consists of an accelerated MRI acquisition and a complete software solution for automated analysis.

more info

Medical Knowledge Through Research

Medical Knowledge Through Research

Medical Knowledge Through Research

Tablet PC Supports Liver Surgeons

more info

15.11.2017 | Press Release

Physicians and software developers team up to train a new AI platform

Latest News


MEVIS takes 4th place at RSNA 2017 Image Contest

The image “Individual Dose of Color” submitted by Fraunhofer MEVIS researcher Nadine Spahr wins 4th place at the “RSNA 2017 Image Contest“ in the category “Radiology Art: Medical images altered into works of art“.

Read more


Kick-off of Translational Brain Imaging Training Network

The EC-funded "Translational Brain Imaging Training Network" (TRABIT) launched with a kick-off meeting held in Copenhagen on November 20, 2017.

Read more


Start of BMBF-funded Project Nav EVAR

A kick-off event on November 22, 2017 launched a joint project for the development of novel navigation systems for the treatment of vascular diseases, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

Read more


Physicians and software developers team up to train a new AI platform

Bit by bit, computer assistants with the ability to learn are finding their way into hospitals and doctors’ practices. They support doctors during diagnosis and therapy planning. Until now, computer scientists played the primary role in designing and developing such ‘deep-learning’ algorithms. The Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS in Bremen, however, is now developing AI systems in close cooperation with physicians. In Chicago on November 26, Fraunhofer MEVIS researchers will present their first promising results at RSNA 2017, the most important radiology congress in the world.

Read more

24.08.2017 | Press Release

Optimizing therapy planning for cancers of the liver

Fraunhofer MEVIS algorithms enhance the application of radioactive microspheres in cancer treatment


29.08.2017 | Press Release

Open-heart art surgery

Taiwanese media artist Yen Tzu Chang presents the results of her artist residency at the Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS

About Fraunhofer MEVIS

Learn more about who we are, what we do and what drives us.

Scientific Publications

Browse through our list of scientific publications structured by type and year of publication.


Social Media

Follow us on the following Social-Media Channels:

Fairs & Conferences


Upcoming Events

Come and meet us at one of the upcoming events and get to know more about us and our expertise.


Charitè Berlin, 17.-19.01.2018 | Symposium & Expert Meeting

Ultrasound Symposium 2018

New Horizons: The Future of Medical Ultrasound