Uniquorn

DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.Uniquorn    

Identification of cancer cell lines based on their weighted mutational/ variational fingerprint

Bioconductor version: Release (3.7)

This packages enables users to identify cancer cell lines. Cancer cell line misidentification and cross-contamination reprents a significant challenge for cancer researchers. The identification is vital and in the frame of this package based on the locations/ loci of somatic and germline mutations/ variations. The input format is vcf/ vcf.gz and the files have to contain a single cancer cell line sample (i.e. a single member/genotype/gt column in the vcf file). The implemented method is optimized for the Next-generation whole exome and whole genome DNA-sequencing technology. RNA-seq data is very likely to work as well but hasn't been rigiously tested yet. Panel-seq will require manual adjustment of thresholds

Author: Raik Otto

Maintainer: 'Raik Otto' <raik.otto at hu-berlin.de>

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Installation

To install this package, start R and enter:

## try http:// if https:// URLs are not supported
source("https://bioconductor.org/biocLite.R")
biocLite("Uniquorn")

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browseVignettes("Uniquorn")

 

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biocViews ExomeSeq, Software, StatisticalMethod, WholeGenome
Version 2.0.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.3 (R-3.3) (2.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.4)
Imports stringr, R.utils, WriteXLS, stats, data.table, doParallel, foreach, GenomicRanges, IRanges, VariantAnnotation
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Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, BiocGenerics, RUnit
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Source Package Uniquorn_2.0.0.tar.gz
Windows Binary Uniquorn_2.0.0.zip
Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) Uniquorn_2.0.0.tgz
Source Repository git clone https://git.bioconductor.org/packages/Uniquorn
Source Repository (Developer Access) git clone git@git.bioconductor.org:packages/Uniquorn
Package Short Url http://bioconductor.org/packages/Uniquorn/
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