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

A Grammar-based Toolkit for Scalable and Interactive Genomics Data Visualization for R and Shiny

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

A Grammar-based Toolkit for Scalable and Interactive Genomics Data Visualization. This R package is based on gosling.js. It uses R functions to create gosling plots that could be embedded onto R Shiny apps.

Author: Appsilon [aut, cre], Anirban Shaw [aut] , Federico Rivadeneira [aut]

Maintainer: Appsilon <opensource at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("shiny.gosling")):


To install this package, start R (version "4.4") and enter:

if (!require("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))

# The following initializes usage of Bioc devel


For older versions of R, please refer to the appropriate Bioconductor release.


To view documentation for the version of this package installed in your system, start R and enter:

1. Introduction to shiny.gosling HTML R Script
2. Using a GRanges object in shiny.gosling HTML R Script
3. Creating a Circos Plot with VCF Data HTML R Script
4. Creating an Interactive Line Chart with shiny.gosling HTML R Script
5. Creating a Multi-Scale Sequence Track HTML R Script
Reference Manual PDF


biocViews Genetics, ShinyApps, Software, Visualization
Version 1.1.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.19 (R-4.4) (< 6 months)
License LGPL-3
Imports htmltools, jsonlite, rlang, shiny, shiny.react, fs, digest, rjson
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Suggests config, covr, knitr, lintr, mockery (>= 0.4.3), rcmdcheck, rmarkdown, sessioninfo, spelling, testthat (>= 3.0.0), GenomicRanges, VariantAnnotation, StructuralVariantAnnotation, biovizBase, ggbio
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