DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.biocViews  

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

Categorized views of R package repositories

Bioconductor version: 3.16

Infrastructure to support 'views' used to classify Bioconductor packages. 'biocViews' are directed acyclic graphs of terms from a controlled vocabulary. There are three major classifications, corresponding to 'software', 'annotation', and 'experiment data' packages.

Author: VJ Carey <stvjc at>, BJ Harshfield <rebjh at>, S Falcon <sfalcon at> , Sonali Arora, Lori Shepherd <lori.shepherd at>

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

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biocViews Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.66.3
In Bioconductor since BioC 1.8 (R-2.3) (17 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.6.0)
Imports Biobase, graph(>= 1.9.26), methods, RBGL(>= 1.13.5), tools, utils, XML, RCurl, RUnit, BiocManager
Suggests BiocGenerics, knitr, commonmark, BiocStyle
Depends On Me Risa
Imports Me AnnotationHubData, BiocCheck, BiocPkgTools, monocle, RforProteomics, sigFeature
Suggests Me packFinder
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