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representing and modeling data in the EMBL-EBI GWAS catalog

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Represent and model data in the EMBL-EBI GWAS catalog.

Author: VJ Carey <stvjc at channing.harvard.edu>

Maintainer: VJ Carey <stvjc at channing.harvard.edu>

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

gwascat -- GRanges for GWAS hits in EBI catalog HTML R Script
gwascat: structuring and querying the NHGRI GWAS catalog HTML R Script
Reference Manual PDF


biocViews Genetics, Software
Version 2.34.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.10 (R-2.15) (12 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.5.0), methods
Imports S4Vectors(>= 0.9.25), IRanges, GenomeInfoDb, GenomicRanges(>= 1.29.6), GenomicFeatures, readr, Biostrings, AnnotationDbi, BiocFileCache, snpStats, VariantAnnotation, AnnotationHub
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Suggests DO.db, DT, knitr, RBGL, testthat, rmarkdown, dplyr, Gviz, Rsamtools, rtracklayer, graph, ggbio, DelayedArray, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene, org.Hs.eg.db, BiocStyle
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Enhances SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP144.GRCh37
Depends On Me liftOver, vtpnet
Imports Me circRNAprofiler
Suggests Me GenomicScores, grasp2db, hmdbQuery, ldblock, parglms, TFutils
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