DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.methylscaper  

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

Visualization of Methylation Data

Bioconductor version: 3.17

methylscaper is an R package for processing and visualizing data jointly profiling methylation and chromatin accessibility (MAPit, NOMe-seq, scNMT-seq, nanoNOMe, etc.). The package supports both single-cell and single-molecule data, and a common interface for jointly visualizing both data types through the generation of ordered representational methylation-state matrices. The Shiny app allows for an interactive seriation process of refinement and re-weighting that optimally orders the cells or DNA molecules to discover methylation patterns and nucleosome positioning.

Author: Bacher Rhonda [aut, cre], Parker Knight [aut]

Maintainer: Rhonda Bacher <rbacher at>

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biocViews DNAMethylation, Epigenetics, NucleosomePositioning, Sequencing, SingleCell, Software, Visualization
Version 1.8.6
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.13 (R-4.1) (2.5 years)
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Imports shiny, shinyjs, seriation, BiocParallel, seqinr, Biostrings, Rfast, grDevices, graphics, stats, utils, tools, methods, shinyFiles, data.table, SummarizedExperiment
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