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General utility functions for developing Bioconductor packages

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

The package provides utility functions related to package development. These include functions that replace slots, and selectors for show methods. It aims to coalesce the various helper functions often re-used throughout the Bioconductor ecosystem.

Author: Marcel Ramos [aut, cre] , Martin Morgan [ctb], Hervé Pagès [ctb]

Maintainer: Marcel Ramos <marcel.ramos at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("BiocBaseUtils")):


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

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


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:

BiocBaseUtils Quick Start HTML R Script
Reference Manual PDF


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Version 1.6.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.16 (R-4.2) (1.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 4.2.0)
Imports methods, utils
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