Build virtual array from different microarray platforms

Bioconductor version: 2.10

This package permits the user to combine raw data of different microarray platforms into one virtual array. It consists of several functions that act subsequently in a semi-automatic way. Doing as much of the data combination and letting the user concentrate on analysing the resulting virtual array.

Author: Andreas Heider

Maintainer: Andreas Heider <aheider at>

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PDF R Script virtualArray Vignette
PDF R Script virtualArray-016.pdf
PDF R Script virtualArray-022.pdf
PDF R Script virtualArray-023.pdf
PDF   Reference Manual


biocViews Bioinformatics, DataImport, Microarray, MultipleComparisons, OneChannel, Preprocessing, Software
Depends R (>= 2.3.0), methods, plyr, preprocessCore
Imports affy, affyPLM, AnnotationDbi, Biobase, gcrma, GEOquery, graphics, methods, reshape2, stats, utils
Suggests affydata, plier, limma, lumi,
System Requirements
License GPL-3
Depends On Me
Imports Me
Suggests Me
Version 1.0.0
Since Bioconductor 2.10 (R-2.15)

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