DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.planet  

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Placental DNA methylation analysis tools

Bioconductor version: 3.16

This package contains R functions to infer additional biological variables to supplemental DNA methylation analysis of placental data. This includes inferring ethnicity/ancestry, gestational age, and cell composition from placental DNA methylation array (450k/850k) data. The package comes with an example processed placental dataset.

Author: Victor Yuan [aut, cre], Wendy P. Robinson [ctb]

Maintainer: Victor Yuan <victor.2wy at>

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biocViews CpGIsland, DNAMethylation, DifferentialMethylation, Epigenetics, MethylationArray, Microarray, Software
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