Platform Design Information Package Builder

Bioconductor version: Release (2.11)

Builds platform design information packages. These consist of a SQLite database containing feature-level data such as x, y position on chip and featureSet ID. The database also incorporates featureSet-level annotation data. The products of this packages are used by the oligo pkg.

Author: Seth Falcon, Benilton Carvalho with contributions by Vince Carey, Matt Settles and Kristof de Beuf

Maintainer: Benilton Carvalho <Benilton.Carvalho at cancer.org.uk>

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PDF R Script Building Annotation Packages with pdInfoBuilder for Use with the oligo Package
PDF R Script PDInfo Package Building Affymetrix Mapping Chips
PDF   Reference Manual
Text   NEWS


biocViews Annotation, Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.22.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.0 (R-2.5)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 2.15.0), methods, Biobase(>= 2.17.7), RSQLite (>= 0.11.1), affxparser(>= 1.29.12), oligo(>= 1.21.5)
Imports Biostrings(>= 2.25.12), IRanges(>= 1.15.44)
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Depends On Me
Imports Me
Suggests Me maqcExpression4plex

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Package Source pdInfoBuilder_1.22.0.tar.gz
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