DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.simulatorZ    

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Simulator for Collections of Independent Genomic Data Sets

Bioconductor version: 3.13

simulatorZ is a package intended primarily to simulate collections of independent genomic data sets, as well as performing training and validation with predicting algorithms. It supports ExpressionSet and RangedSummarizedExperiment objects.

Author: Yuqing Zhang, Christoph Bernau, Levi Waldron

Maintainer: Yuqing Zhang <zhangyuqing.pkusms at>

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Version 1.26.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.0 (R-3.1) (7 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.5), Biobase, SummarizedExperiment, survival, CoxBoost, BiocGenerics
Imports graphics, stats, gbm, Hmisc, GenomicRanges, methods
Suggests RUnit, BiocStyle, curatedOvarianData, parathyroidSE
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