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Representation and manipulation of genomic intervals

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The ability to efficiently represent and manipulate genomic annotations and alignments is playing a central role when it comes to analyze high-throughput sequencing data (a.k.a. NGS data). The package defines general purpose containers for storing genomic intervals. Specialized containers for representing and manipulating short alignments against a reference genome are defined in the GenomicAlignments package.

Author: P. Aboyoun, H. Pages and M. Lawrence

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biocViews Annotation, Genetics, Infrastructure, Sequencing, Software
Version 1.16.4
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.6 (R-2.11)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 2.10), methods, BiocGenerics(>= 0.7.7), IRanges(>= 1.21.33), GenomeInfoDb(>= 0.99.17)
Imports methods, utils, stats, BiocGenerics, IRanges, XVector
Suggests AnnotationDbi(>= 1.21.1), AnnotationHub, BSgenome, BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19, BSgenome.Scerevisiae.UCSC.sacCer2, Biostrings(>= 2.25.3), Rsamtools(>= 1.13.53), GenomicAlignments, rtracklayer, KEGG.db, KEGGgraph, GenomicFeatures, TxDb.Dmelanogaster.UCSC.dm3.ensGene, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene, TxDb.Athaliana.BioMart.plantsmart21, seqnames.db, org.Sc.sgd.db, VariantAnnotation, edgeR, DESeq, DEXSeq, pasilla, pasillaBamSubset, RUnit, digest, BiocStyle
System Requirements
Depends On Me AllelicImbalance, annmap, Basic4Cseq, baySeq, biomvRCNS, BiSeq, BSgenome, bsseq, bumphunter, CAFE, casper, cheung2010, chimera, chipseq, cleanUpdTSeq, cn.mops, COPDSexualDimorphism, CSAR, DASiR, deepSNV, DESeq2, DEXSeq, DiffBind, DMRforPairs, DREAM4, dsQTL, EatonEtAlChIPseq, ensemblVEP, epigenomix, epivizr, exomeCopy, fastseg, geneRxCluster, genomes, GenomicAlignments, GenomicFeatures, genoset, ggtut, gmapR, GOTHiC, HiTC, htSeqTools, intansv, methyAnalysis, minfi, MMDiff, OmicCircos, parathyroidSE, PING, QuasR, r3Cseq, R453Plus1Toolbox, Rcade, rfPred, RIPSeeker, Rsamtools, rSFFreader, RSVSim, rtracklayer, segmentSeq, seqbias, SigFuge, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20090506, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20100427, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20101109, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20110815, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20111119, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20120608, SomatiCA, SplicingGraphs, trackViewer, TransView, VariantAnnotation, VariantTools, vtpnet
Imports Me AnnotationHub, ArrayExpressHTS, beadarray, BEAT, biovizBase, BiSeq, BSgenome, CAGEr, CexoR, chipenrich,, ChIPQC, ChIPseeker, chipseq, ChIPseqR, CNEr, copynumber, COSMIC.67, CoverageView, customProDB, DNaseR, easyRNASeq, flipflop, FunciSNP, GenomicAlignments, ggbio, GGtools, Gviz, gwascat, h5vc, HTSeqGenie, HTSFilter, leeBamViews, lumi, MafDb.ALL.wgs.phase1.release.v3.20101123, MafDb.ALL.wgs.phase1.release.v3.20101123, MafDb.ESP6500SI.V2.SSA137.dbSNP138, MafDb.ESP6500SI.V2.SSA137.dbSNP138, MEDIPS, methyAnalysis, MethylSeekR, MinimumDistance, MMDiff, NarrowPeaks, nucleR, oligoClasses, phastCons100way.UCSC.hg19, phastCons100way.UCSC.hg19, PICS, prebs, QuasR, Rariant, Repitools, rnaSeqMap, roar, rSFFreader, rtracklayer, segmentSeq, SeqArray, SeqVarTools, ShortRead, SNPchip, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20090506, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20100427, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20101109, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20110815, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20111119, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP.20120608, SomatiCA, SomaticCancerAlterations, SomaticSignatures, spliceR, SplicingGraphs, TFBSTools, triplex, VanillaICE, VariantFiltering, waveTiling
Suggests Me BeadArrayUseCases, BiocGenerics, DMRcate, interactiveDisplay, IRanges, metaseqR, methylumi, MiRaGE, NarrowPeaks, QDNAseq, SeqGSEA

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