Hexagonal Binning Routines

Bioconductor version: 2.8

Binning and plotting functions for hexagonal bins. Now uses and relies on grid graphics and formal (S4) classes and methods.

Author: Dan Carr <dcarr at voxel.galaxy.gmu.edu>, ported by Nicholas Lewin-Koh and Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch>

Maintainer: Nicholas Lewin-Koh <nikko at hailmail.net>

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biocViews Software
Depends R (>= 2.0.1), methods, grid, lattice
Imports methods, grid, lattice, graphics, grDevices, stats, utils
Suggests marray, affy, Biobase
System Requirements
License GPL-2
Depends On Me rflowcyt
Imports Me arrayQuality, rflowcyt
Suggests Me chopsticks, snpMatrix, snpStats
Version 1.26.0
Since Bioconductor 1.6 (R-2.1) or earlier

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