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Annotation for microarrays

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Using R enviroments for annotation.

Author: R. Gentleman

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


biocViews Annotation, GO, Pathways, Software
Version 1.49.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 1.6 (R-2.1) or earlier (> 10.5 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)
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, 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, 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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