Preprocessing tools for oligonucleotide arrays.

Bioconductor version: 2.9

A package to analyze oligonucleotide arrays (expression/SNP/tiling/exon) at probe-level. It currently supports Affymetrix (CEL files) and NimbleGen arrays (XYS files).

Author: Benilton Carvalho <Benilton.Carvalho at cancer.org.uk>, Rafael A. Irizarry with contributions from Ben Bolstad, Vince Carey, Robert Gentleman, Wolfgang Huber

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

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PDF R Script 01 - Overview
PDF R Script 02 - NimbleGen Expression and Preprocessing
PDF R Script 03 - SNP Chips and Genotyping
PDF R Script 04 - Experimental Features
PDF R Script 05 - Exon ST and Gene ST Arrays
PDF   Reference Manual
Text   NEWS


biocViews Microarray, OneChannel, TwoChannel, Preprocessing, SNP, DifferentialExpression, ExonArray, GeneExpression, Bioinformatics, DataImport
Depends R (>= 2.13.0), oligoClasses(>= 1.13.9)
Imports affyio(>= 1.19.4), affxparser(>= 1.23.1), Biobase(>= 2.11.8), Biostrings, DBI (>= 0.2-5), ff, graphics, methods, preprocessCore(>= 1.13.5), splines, stats, utils, zlibbioc
Suggests hapmap100kxba, pd.mapping50k.xba240, pd.huex.1.0.st.v2, pd.hg18.60mer.expr, maqcExpression4plex, genefilter, limma, RColorBrewer, oligoData
System Requirements
License LGPL (>= 2)
Depends On Me ITALICS, oligoData, pd.081229.hg18.promoter.medip.hx1, pd.2006.07.18.hg18.refseq.promoter, pd.2006.07.18.mm8.refseq.promoter, pd.2006.10.31.rn34.refseq.promoter, pd.ag, pd.ath1.121501, pd.barley1, pd.bovine, pd.bsubtilis, pd.canine, pd.canine.2, pd.celegans, pd.charm.hg18.example, pd.chicken, pd.citrus, pd.cotton, pd.cytogenetics.array, pd.drosgenome1, pd.drosophila.2, pd.e.coli.2, pd.ecoli, pd.ecoli.asv2, pd.feinberg.hg18.me.hx1, pd.feinberg.mm8.me.hx1, pd.genomewidesnp.5, pd.genomewidesnp.6, pd.hc.g110, pd.hg.focus, pd.hg.u133.plus.2, pd.hg.u133a, pd.hg.u133a.2, pd.hg.u133a.tag, pd.hg.u133b, pd.hg.u219, pd.hg.u95a, pd.hg.u95av2, pd.hg.u95b, pd.hg.u95c, pd.hg.u95d, pd.hg.u95e, pd.ht.hg.u133.plus.pm, pd.ht.hg.u133a, pd.ht.mg.430a, pd.hu6800, pd.huex.1.0.st.v2, pd.hugene.1.0.st.v1, pd.hugene.1.1.st.v1, pd.maize, pd.mapping250k.nsp, pd.mapping250k.sty, pd.mapping50k.hind240, pd.mapping50k.xba240, pd.medicago, pd.mg.u74a, pd.mg.u74av2, pd.mg.u74b, pd.mg.u74bv2, pd.mg.u74c, pd.mg.u74cv2, pd.mirna.1.0, pd.moe430a, pd.moe430b, pd.moex.1.0.st.v1, pd.mogene.1.0.st.v1, pd.mogene.1.1.st.v1, pd.mouse430.2, pd.mouse430a.2, pd.mu11ksuba, pd.mu11ksubb, pd.pae.g1a, pd.plasmodium.anopheles, pd.poplar, pd.porcine, pd.rae230a, pd.rae230b, pd.raex.1.0.st.v1, pd.ragene.1.0.st.v1, pd.ragene.1.1.st.v1, pd.rat230.2, pd.rg.u34a, pd.rg.u34b, pd.rg.u34c, pd.rhesus, pd.rice, pd.rn.u34, pd.s.aureus, pd.soybean, pd.sugar.cane, pd.tomato, pd.u133.x3p, pd.vitis.vinifera, pd.wheat, pd.x.laevis.2, pd.x.tropicalis, pd.xenopus.laevis, pd.yeast.2, pd.yg.s98, pd.zebrafish, pdInfoBuilder
Imports Me charm, cn.farms, frma, ITALICS
Suggests Me fastseg, frmaTools, hapmap100khind, hapmap100kxba, hapmap500knsp, hapmap500ksty, hapmapsnp5, hapmapsnp6, maqcExpression4plex
Version 1.18.1
Since Bioconductor 2.0 (R-2.5)

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