DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.OncoScore    

A tool to identify potentially oncogenic genes

Bioconductor version: Release (3.8)

OncoScore is a tool to measure the association of genes to cancer based on citation frequencies in biomedical literature. The score is evaluated from PubMed literature by dynamically updatable web queries.

Author: Luca De Sano [aut], Carlo Gambacorti Passerini [ctb], Rocco Piazza [ctb], Daniele Ramazzotti [aut, cre], Roberta Spinelli [ctb]

Maintainer: Luca De Sano <luca.desano at gmail.com>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("OncoScore")):


To install this package, start R (version "3.5") and enter:

if (!requireNamespace("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))
BiocManager::install("OncoScore", version = "3.8")

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biocViews BiomedicalInformatics, Software
Version 1.10.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.3 (R-3.3) (3 years)
License file LICENSE
Depends R (>= 3.5)
Imports biomaRt, grDevices, graphics, utils, methods
Suggests BiocGenerics, BiocStyle, knitr, testthat
URL https://github.com/danro9685/OncoScore
BugReports https://github.com/danro9685/OncoScore
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Source Package OncoScore_1.10.0.tar.gz
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