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Classifier for Single-cell RNA-seq Using Cell Clusters

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Package designed to aid in classifying cells from single-cell RNA sequencing data using external reference data (e.g., bulk RNA-seq, scRNA-seq, microarray, gene lists). A variety of correlation based methods and gene list enrichment methods are provided to assist cell type assignment.

Author: Rui Fu [aut], Kent Riemondy [cre, aut], Austin Gillen [ctb], Chengzhe Tian [ctb], Jay Hesselberth [ctb], Yue Hao [ctb], Michelle Daya [ctb], Sidhant Puntambekar [ctb], RNA Bioscience Initiative [fnd, cph]

Maintainer: Kent Riemondy <kent.riemondy at>

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


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

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


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geo-annotations HTML R Script
Introduction to clustifyr HTML R Script
Reference Manual PDF


biocViews Annotation, GeneExpression, Microarray, Sequencing, SingleCell, Software
Version 1.16.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.11 (R-4.0) (4 years)
License MIT + file LICENSE
Depends R (>= 2.10)
Imports cowplot, dplyr, entropy, fgsea, ggplot2, Matrix, rlang, scales, stringr, tibble, tidyr, stats, methods, SingleCellExperiment, SummarizedExperiment, SeuratObject, matrixStats, S4Vectors, proxy, httr, utils
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