Sweden’s Norrköping Visualization Center, in collaboration with the Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization, has developed a virtual autopsy system to substitute some of the manual work for touch manipulation on a flatscreen. A body under investigation is first scanned through a CT or MRI and the results of that can be manipulated using software that can filter images based on tissue density, luminance, and other criteria.
Here’s a couple videos demonstrating the Virtual Autopsy Table:
Link: Virtual Autopsy Table…
(hat tip: Gizmag)