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openPrimeR

DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.openPrimeR    

Multiplex PCR Primer Design and Analysis

Bioconductor version: Release (3.6)

An implementation of methods for designing, evaluating, and comparing primer sets for multiplex PCR. Primers are designed by solving a set cover problem such that the number of covered template sequences is maximized with the smallest possible set of primers. To guarantee that high-quality primers are generated, only primers fulfilling constraints on their physicochemical properties are selected. A Shiny app providing a user interface for the functionalities of this package is provided by the 'openPrimeRui' package.

Author: Matthias Döring [aut, cre], Nico Pfeifer [aut]

Maintainer: Matthias Döring <mdoering at mpi-inf.mpg.de>

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Version 1.0.0
License GPL-2
Depends R (>= 3.4.0)
Imports Biostrings(>= 2.38.4), XML (>= 3.98-1.4), scales (>= 0.4.0), reshape2 (>= 1.4.1), seqinr (>= 3.3-3), IRanges(>= 2.4.8), GenomicRanges(>= 1.22.4), ggplot2 (>= 2.1.0), plyr (>= 1.8.4), dplyr (>= 0.5.0), stringdist (>= 0.9.4.1), stringr (>= 1.0.0), RColorBrewer (>= 1.1-2), DECIPHER(>= 1.16.1), lpSolveAPI (>= 5.5.2.0-17), digest (>= 0.6.9), Hmisc (>= 3.17-4), ape (>= 3.5), BiocGenerics(>= 0.16.1), S4Vectors(>= 0.8.11), foreach (>= 1.4.3), magrittr (>= 1.5), distr (>= 2.6), distrEx (>= 2.6), fitdistrplus (>= 1.0-7), uniqtag (>= 1.0), openxlsx (>= 4.0.17), grid (>= 3.1.0), grDevices (>= 3.1.0), stats (>= 3.1.0), utils (>= 3.1.0), methods (>= 3.1.0)
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