DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.HCAMatrixBrowser    

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This package is for version 3.13 of Bioconductor. This package has been removed from Bioconductor. For the last stable, up-to-date release version, see HCAMatrixBrowser.

Extract and manage matrix data from the Human Cell Atlas project

Bioconductor version: 3.13

The HCAMatrixBrowser queries the HCA matrix endpoint to download expression data and returns a standard Bioconductor object. It uses the LoomExperiment package to serve matrix data that is downloaded as HDF5 loom format.

Author: Marcel Ramos <marcel.ramos at roswellpark.org>, Martin Morgan <mtmorgan.bioc at gmail.com>

Maintainer: Marcel Ramos <marcel.ramos at roswellpark.org>

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biocViews DataRepresentation, Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.2.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.12 (R-4.0) (1 year)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 4.0.0), AnVIL
Imports BiocFileCache, digest, dplyr, httr, jsonlite, Matrix, methods, progress, rlang, SingleCellExperiment, stats, utils
Suggests BiocStyle, knitr, HCABrowser, LoomExperiment(>= 1.5.3), readr
BugReports https://github.com/Bioconductor/HCAMatrixBrowser
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Imports Me HCAExplorer
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