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light package to plot elegant track layers

Bioconductor version: 2.14

visualize mapped reads along with annotation as track layers for NGS dataset such as ChIP-seq, RNA-seq, miRNA-seq, DNA-seq.

Author: Jianhong Ou, Yong-Xu Wang, Lihua Julie Zhu

Maintainer: Jianhong Ou <jianhong.ou at>

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biocViews GenomicsSequence, Software, Visualization
Version 1.0.2
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.14 (R-3.1)
License GPL (>= 2)
Depends R (>= 3.1.0), methods, GenomicRanges, grid, gWidgetstcltk
Imports GenomicAlignments, GenomicFeatures, Gviz, pbapply, Rsamtools, rtracklayer, scales
Suggests biomaRt, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene, RUnit, BiocGenerics, BiocStyle
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