DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.CNVgears  

This is the development version of CNVgears; for the stable release version, see CNVgears.

A Framework of Functions to Combine, Analize and Interpret CNVs Calling Results

Bioconductor version: Development (3.19)

This package contains a set of functions to perform several type of processing and analysis on CNVs calling pipelines/algorithms results in an integrated manner and regardless of the raw data type (SNPs array or NGS). It provides functions to combine multiple CNV calling results into a single object, filter them, compute CNVRs (CNV Regions) and inheritance patterns, detect genic load, and more. The package is best suited for studies in human family-based cohorts.

Author: Simone Montalbano [cre, aut]

Maintainer: Simone Montalbano <simone.montalbano at>

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