DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.biscuiteer  

This package is for version 3.17 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see biscuiteer.

Convenience Functions for Biscuit

Bioconductor version: 3.17

A test harness for bsseq loading of Biscuit output, summarization of WGBS data over defined regions and in mappable samples, with or without imputation, dropping of mostly-NA rows, age estimates, etc.

Author: Tim Triche [aut], Wanding Zhou [aut], Benjamin Johnson [aut], Jacob Morrison [aut, cre], Lyong Heo [aut], James Eapen [aut]

Maintainer: Jacob Morrison <jacob.morrison at>

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biocViews DNAMethylation, DataImport, MethylSeq, Software
Version 1.14.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.10 (R-3.6) (4 years)
License GPL-3
Depends R (>= 4.1.0), biscuiteerData, bsseq
Imports readr, qualV, Matrix, impute, HDF5Array, S4Vectors, Rsamtools, data.table, Biobase, GenomicRanges, IRanges, BiocGenerics, VariantAnnotation, DelayedMatrixStats, SummarizedExperiment, GenomeInfoDb, Mus.musculus, Homo.sapiens, matrixStats, rtracklayer, QDNAseq, dmrseq, methods, utils, R.utils, gtools, BiocParallel
Suggests DSS, covr, knitr, rmarkdown, markdown, rlang, scmeth, pkgdown, roxygen2, testthat, QDNAseq.hg19, QDNAseq.mm10, BiocStyle
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