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

A set of annotation maps describing the entire Gene Ontology

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

A set of annotation maps describing the entire Gene Ontology assembled using data from GO

Author: Marc Carlson

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

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biocViews AnnotationData, FunctionalAnnotation
Version 3.19.1
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 2.7.0), methods, AnnotationDbi(>= 1.65.2)
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Depends On Me BicARE, SemDist, annaffy, geneXtendeR, goProfiles, goTools, topGO, Homo.sapiens, Mus.musculus, Rattus.norvegicus, davidTiling, RnaSeqGeneEdgeRQL, OSCA.basic, GOxploreR
Imports Me ADAM, ADAMgui, BioNAR, CNEr, EnrichmentBrowser, GOSemSim, GOpro, GOstats, GeneTonic, GenomicInteractionNodes, MCbiclust, NetSAM, Pigengene, ViSEAGO, adSplit, bioCancer, clusterProfiler, compEpiTools, consICA, famat, gage, goSTAG, goSorensen, goTools, ideal, methylGSA, missMethyl, mosdef, netZooR, pcaExplorer, psygenet2r, rGREAT, rgsepd, rrvgo, simplifyEnrichment, ExpHunterSuite, BiSEp, WGCNA
Suggests Me AnnotationDbi, AnnotationForge, BiocSet, Category, ChIPpeakAnno, FGNet, GSEABase, GlobalAncova, InterMineR, InteractiveComplexHeatmap, MLP, RTopper, SpliceWiz, TFutils, annotate, appreci8R, categoryCompare, cellHTS2, erma, esetVis, fgga, globaltest, hpar, iSEEpathways, iSEEu, interactiveDisplay, limma, mgsa, oppar, pRoloc, pareg, phenoTest, rols, safe, scde, simona, sparrow, systemPipeR, BioMartGOGeneSets, SomaScan.db,, msigdb, RforProteomics, yeastExpData, BaseSet, CALANGO, clValid, conos, GeneSelectR, goat, maGUI, pagoda2, sand, scITD
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