Handling and analysis of high-throughput microbiome census data.

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phyloseq provides a set of classes and tools to facilitate the import, storage, analysis, and graphical display of microbiome census data.

Author: Paul J. McMurdie <mcmurdie at>, Susan Holmes <susan at>, with contributions from Gregory Jordan and Scott Chamberlain

Maintainer: Paul J. McMurdie <mcmurdie at>

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PDF R Script Analysis examples using phyloseq
PDF R Script Basic data manipulation using phyloseq
PDF phyloseq_classes_7.pdf
PDF   Reference Manual
Text   NEWS


biocViews Classification, Clustering, GeneticVariability, HighThroughputSequencing, MultipleComparisons, QualityControl, Software
Version 1.4.5
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.10 (R-2.15)
License AGPL-3
Depends R (>= 2.15.2), methods, ade4 (>= 1.4.17), picante (>= 1.5.2)
Imports ape (>= 3.0.7), Biostrings(>= 2.26.3), foreach (>= 1.4), ggplot2 (>= 0.9.3), igraph (>=, multtest(>= 2.14), plyr (>= 1.8), reshape (>= 0.8.4), RJSONIO (>= 1.0.1), scales (>= 0.2.3), vegan (>= 2.0.6)
Suggests genefilter(>= 1.40), testthat (>= 0.7)
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