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Absolute Copy Number Estimation from Low-coverage Whole Genome Sequencing

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Uses segmented copy number data to estimate tumor cell percentage and produce copy number plots displaying absolute copy numbers.

Author: Jos B Poell

Maintainer: Jos B Poell <j.poell at amsterdamumc.nl>

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biocViews CopyNumberVariation, Coverage, DNASeq, Sequencing, Software, Visualization, WholeGenome
Version 1.20.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.8 (R-3.5) (5.5 years)
License GPL-2
Depends R (>= 3.4)
Imports Biobase, QDNAseq, ggplot2, grid, stats, utils, methods, grDevices, GenomicRanges
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URL https://github.com/tgac-vumc/ACE
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