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Annotation for microarrays

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Using R enviroments for annotation.

Author: R. Gentleman

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PDF R Script Annotation Overview
PDF R Script Basic GO Usage
PDF R Script HowTo: Get HTML Output
PDF R Script HowTo: use chromosomal information
PDF R Script HOWTO: Use the online query tools
PDF R Script Using Affymetrix Probe Level Data
PDF R Script Using Data Packages
PDF R Script Using the homology package
PDF   Reference Manual
Text   NEWS


biocViews Annotation, GO, Pathways, Software
Version 1.50.1
In Bioconductor since BioC 1.6 (R-2.1) or earlier (> 11.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 2.10), AnnotationDbi(>= 1.27.5), XML
Imports Biobase, DBI, xtable, graphics, utils, stats, methods, BiocGenerics(>= 0.13.8), RCurl
Suggests hgu95av2.db, genefilter, Biostrings(>= 2.25.10), rae230a.db, rae230aprobe, tkWidgets, GO.db,,, hom.Hs.inp.db, humanCHRLOC, Rgraphviz, RUnit
Depends On Me ChromHeatMap, GeneAnswers, geneplotter, GOSim, GSEABase, idiogram, macat, MGFM, MineICA, MLInterfaces, Neve2006, PCpheno, phenoTest, PREDA, PREDAsampledata, RpsiXML, ScISI, SemDist
Imports Me CAFE, Category, categoryCompare, codelink, debrowser, DOQTL, DrugVsDisease, facopy, gCMAP, gCMAPWeb, GeneAnswers, genefilter, GlobalAncova, globaltest, GOstats, lumi, methyAnalysis, methylumi, mvGST, phenoTest, qpgraph, ReportingTools, ScISI, splicegear, systemPipeR, tigre
Suggests Me adme16cod.db, ag.db, ath1121501.db, BiocCaseStudies, BiocGenerics, biomaRt, bovine.db, canine.db, canine2.db, celegans.db, chicken.db, drosgenome1.db, drosophila2.db, ecoli2.db, GenomicRanges, GGHumanMethCancerPanelv1.db, GlobalAncova, GOstats, GSAR, GSEAlm, h10kcod.db, h20kcod.db, hcg110.db, hgfocus.db, hgu133a.db, hgu133a2.db, hgu133b.db, hgu133plus2.db, hgu219.db, hgu95a.db, hgu95av2.db, hgu95b.db, hgu95c.db, hgu95d.db, hgu95e.db, hguatlas13k.db, hgubeta7.db, hguDKFZ31.db, hgug4100a.db, hgug4101a.db, hgug4110b.db, hgug4111a.db, hgug4112a.db, hgug4845a.db, hguqiagenv3.db, hi16cod.db, hs25kresogen.db, Hs6UG171.db, HsAgilentDesign026652.db, hta20stprobeset.db, hta20sttranscriptcluster.db, hthgu133a.db, hthgu133b.db, hu35ksuba.db, hu35ksubb.db, hu35ksubc.db, hu35ksubd.db, hu6800.db, huex10stprobeset.db, huex10sttranscriptcluster.db, hugene10stprobeset.db, hugene10sttranscriptcluster.db, hugene11stprobeset.db, hugene11sttranscriptcluster.db, hugene20stprobeset.db, hugene20sttranscriptcluster.db, hugene21stprobeset.db, hugene21sttranscriptcluster.db, HuO22.db, hwgcod.db, IlluminaHumanMethylation27k.db, IlluminaHumanMethylation450k.db, illuminaHumanv1.db, illuminaHumanv2.db, illuminaHumanv2BeadID.db, illuminaHumanv3.db, illuminaHumanv4.db, illuminaHumanWGDASLv3.db, illuminaHumanWGDASLv4.db, illuminaMousev1.db, illuminaMousev1p1.db, illuminaMousev2.db, illuminaRatv1.db, indac.db, JazaeriMetaData.db, LAPOINTE.db, lumiHumanAll.db, lumiMouseAll.db, lumiRatAll.db, m10kcod.db, m20kcod.db, maigesPack, metagenomeSeq, mgu74a.db, mgu74av2.db, mgu74b.db, mgu74bv2.db, mgu74c.db, mgu74cv2.db, mguatlas5k.db, mgug4104a.db, mgug4120a.db, mgug4121a.db, mgug4122a.db, mi16cod.db, miRBaseVersions.db, MLP, mm24kresogen.db, MmAgilentDesign026655.db, moe430a.db, moe430b.db, moex10stprobeset.db, moex10sttranscriptcluster.db, mogene10stprobeset.db, mogene10sttranscriptcluster.db, mogene11stprobeset.db, mogene11sttranscriptcluster.db, mogene20stprobeset.db, mogene20sttranscriptcluster.db, mogene21stprobeset.db, mogene21sttranscriptcluster.db, mouse4302.db, mouse430a2.db, mpedbarray.db, mta10stprobeset.db, mta10sttranscriptcluster.db, mu11ksuba.db, mu11ksubb.db, Mu15v1.db, mu19ksuba.db, mu19ksubb.db, mu19ksubc.db, Mu22v3.db, mwgcod.db, Norway981.db, nugohs1a520180.db, nugomm1a520177.db, oneChannelGUI, OperonHumanV3.db,, org.At.tair.db,,,,,,,,,,,, org.Pf.plasmo.db,,, org.Sc.sgd.db,,,,, PartheenMetaData.db, pedbarrayv10.db, pedbarrayv9.db, POCRCannotation.db, porcine.db, puma, r10kcod.db, rae230a.db, rae230b.db, raex10stprobeset.db, raex10sttranscriptcluster.db, ragene10stprobeset.db, ragene10sttranscriptcluster.db, ragene11stprobeset.db, ragene11sttranscriptcluster.db, ragene20stprobeset.db, ragene20sttranscriptcluster.db, ragene21stprobeset.db, ragene21sttranscriptcluster.db, rat2302.db, rgu34a.db, rgu34b.db, rgu34c.db, rguatlas4k.db, rgug4105a.db, rgug4130a.db, rgug4131a.db, ri16cod.db, RnAgilentDesign028282.db, RnBeads, rnu34.db, Roberts2005Annotation.db, rtu34.db, rwgcod.db, SHDZ.db, siggenes, SummarizedExperiment, u133x3p.db, xlaevis.db, yeast2.db, ygs98.db, zebrafish.db
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