Background Subtractor

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Background Subtractor (ImageJ)
Author MOSAIC Group, Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD), Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG), Dresden, Germany.
Maintainer Pietro Incardona <>
File Mosaic_ToolSuite.jar (70,897 Bytes)
Source On mpi-cbg git server
Initial release 2008
Latest version 2014
Development status active
Category Filtering

‘’’Background Subtractor’’’ is a tool for removing uneven background from fluorescence microscopy images. It implements a robust histogram-based rolling-ball algorithm and is part of the MOSAICsuite, which also offers 3D particle tracking, image segmentation, interaction analysis, and much more. The best way to install it is via the MOSAIC Fiji Update site, as described on the MOSAIC web page.

Documentation is available as pdf