Dongguk University School of Medicine

Department of Anatomy

Visible Korean


- Browsing software

From sectioned images of male whole body

Male (335 MB) (2003 - 2012)

Foot sectioned image, 544 MB (2019)

Foot peeled image, 689 MB (2019)  

From sectioned images of head

Head (92.5 MB) (2006)

Head - ear (250 MB) (2011)

Face peeled images (ver 2.0) (install version),   PDF version (October 2018)

From sectioned images of female whole body

Female pelvis (129 MB) (2007 -)

Female  (970 MB, reduced data for on-line) (2010 -)

From sectioned images of animal whole body

Dog whole body (199 MB) (2014), Dog ear (2018)

From all sectioned images

Male whole body, female whole body, male head, female pelvis, ver. 2.0 (813 MB)


- Browsing software applications for android mobile

 Head (124 MB whole data) or Head (41 MB reduced data) in Google play (2014-)


- Volume models (NIFTI format) in MRIcroGL

        Head real color volume model (voxel size 0.5 mm)

        Head segmented volume model (voxel size 0.5 mm)

   Foot volume model (voxel size 1.0 mm; 1GB) 


- Surface models (PDF format)

        Male (75 MB), (2003 - 2012)

        Head (83 MB) (2006 - )

Head - Ear (99 MB) (2011)

        Head - Oculomotor, trochlear, and anducens nerves (261 MB) (2014)

        Head - Triangles around cavernous sinus.pdf (zip compression, 228 MB), (2015)

        Head - 3D PDF (Pallidothalamic tracts) (2018, 23 MB)

        Liver of young female (70 MB)

  Female (229 MB) (2010 -)

        Female pelvis (20 MB) (2007 -)

        Female - Heart (45 MB)

        Dog (280 MB), (2014), Dog ear (2018)

        Movable surface models of the hip joint (2021)

        Movable surface models of the hand joint (2022)

- Real color and shape of pancreatic cancer and its lymph node metastases from true color sectioned images of female body

1. Sectioned images and annotation information by segmentation mask (Browsing software)

(Low resolution version for distribution, Contact for original resolution)

2. Volume models (NIFTI)

3. Surface models (PDF)

- Surface models of the four chambers in young adult hearts with average volumes measured by artificial intelligence tools

Heart surface models with average volumes (PDF)

- Related institutes

     Korea: Visible Korean in Ajou University, Visible Korean in KISTI

     Unite State of America:, Visible Human Project

     Europe: Visible Korean in Germany

     China: Chinese Visible Human, Virtual Chinese Human, Shandong Visible Human

     Switzerland: IT`IS Foundation



- Gross anatomy: Introduction

- Visually Memorable Regional Anatomy

           All chapters (PDF file)

           Head chapter with surface models (PDF file) (A paper)

- Visually Memorable Systemic Anatomy (PDF file of all chapters)