GO-terms Semantic Similarity Measures

Bioconductor version: 2.8

Implemented five methods proposed by Resnik, Schlicker, Jiang, Lin and Wang respectively for estimating GO semantic similarities. Support many species, including Anopheles, Arabidopsis, Bovine, Canine, Chicken, Chimp, Coelicolor, E coli strain K12 and Sakai, Fly, Human, Malaria, Mouse, Pig, Rhesus, Rat, Worm, Xenopus, Yeast, and Zebrafish.

Author: Guangchuang Yu

Maintainer: Guangchuang Yu <guangchuangyu at gmail.com>

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PDF R Script An introduction to GOSemSim
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biocViews GO, Clustering, Pathways, Anopheles_gambiae, Arabidopsis_thaliana, Bos_taurus, Caenorhabditis_elegans, Canis_familiaris, Danio_rerio, Drosophila_melanogaster, Escherichia_coli, Gallus_gallus, Homo_sapiens, Mus_musculus, Pan_troglodytes, Plasmodium_falciparum, Rattus_norvegicus, Saccharomyces_cerevisiae, Streptomyces_coelicolor, Sus_scrofa, Xenopus_laevis
Imports methods, AnnotationDbi, GO.db, org.Hs.eg.db, org.Ag.eg.db, org.At.tair.db, org.Bt.eg.db, org.Ce.eg.db, org.Cf.eg.db, org.Dm.eg.db, org.Dr.eg.db, org.EcK12.eg.db, org.EcSakai.eg.db, org.Gg.eg.db, org.Mm.eg.db, org.Mmu.eg.db, org.Pf.plasmo.db, org.Pt.eg.db, org.Rn.eg.db, org.Sc.sgd.db, org.Sco.eg.db, org.Ss.eg.db, org.Xl.eg.db
Suggests clusterProfiler
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License GPL-2
Depends On Me
Imports Me
Suggests Me clusterProfiler
Version 1.10.2
Since Bioconductor 2.4 (R-2.9)

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