DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.DiscoRhythm  

This package is for version 3.16 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see DiscoRhythm.

Interactive Workflow for Discovering Rhythmicity in Biological Data

Bioconductor version: 3.16

Set of functions for estimation of cyclical characteristics, such as period, phase, amplitude, and statistical significance in large temporal datasets. Supporting functions are available for quality control, dimensionality reduction, spectral analysis, and analysis of experimental replicates. Contains a R Shiny web interface to execute all workflow steps.

Author: Matthew Carlucci [aut, cre], Algimantas Kriščiūnas [aut], Haohan Li [aut], Povilas Gibas [aut], Karolis Koncevičius [aut], Art Petronis [aut], Gabriel Oh [aut]

Maintainer: Matthew Carlucci <Matthew.Carlucci at camh.ca>

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biocViews GUI, PrincipalComponent, QualityControl, Software, TimeCourse, Visualization
Version 1.14.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.9 (R-3.6) (4 years)
License GPL-3
Depends R (>= 3.6.0)
Imports matrixTests, matrixStats, MetaCycle (>= 1.2.0), data.table, ggplot2, ggExtra, dplyr, broom, shiny, shinyBS, shinycssloaders, shinydashboard, shinyjs, BiocStyle, rmarkdown, knitr, kableExtra, magick, VennDiagram, UpSetR, heatmaply, viridis, plotly, DT, gridExtra, methods, stats, SummarizedExperiment, BiocGenerics, S4Vectors, zip, reshape2
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SystemRequirements To generate html reports pandoc (http://pandoc.org/installing.html) is required.
URL https://github.com/matthewcarlucci/DiscoRhythm
BugReports https://github.com/matthewcarlucci/DiscoRhythm/issues
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