DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.GA4GHclient  

This package is for version 3.16 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see GA4GHclient.

A Bioconductor package for accessing GA4GH API data servers

Bioconductor version: 3.16

GA4GHclient provides an easy way to access public data servers through Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) genomics API. It provides low-level access to GA4GH API and translates response data into Bioconductor-based class objects.

Author: Welliton Souza [aut, cre], Benilton Carvalho [ctb], Cristiane Rocha [ctb]

Maintainer: Welliton Souza <well309 at>

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biocViews DataRepresentation, Software, ThirdPartyClient
Version 1.22.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.5 (R-3.4) (6 years)
License GPL (>= 2)
Depends R (>= 3.5.0), S4Vectors
Imports BiocGenerics, Biostrings, dplyr, GenomeInfoDb, GenomicRanges, httr, IRanges, jsonlite, methods, VariantAnnotation
Suggests AnnotationDbi, BiocStyle, DT, knitr,, rmarkdown, testthat, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene
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