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Significance of periodic expression pattern in time-series data

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

Package for assessing the statistical significance of periodic expression based on Fourier analysis and comparison with data generated by different background models

Author: Matthias Futschik <mfutschik at>

Maintainer: Matthias Futschik <mfutschik at>

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biocViews Microarray, Software, TimeCourse
Version 1.58.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.5 (R-2.10) (14.5 years)
License GPL-2
Depends R (>= 2.10.0), Mfuzz
Imports Biobase, stats
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