DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.ideal    

This is the development version of ideal; for the stable release version, see ideal.

Interactive Differential Expression AnaLysis

Bioconductor version: Development (3.17)

This package provides functions for an Interactive Differential Expression AnaLysis of RNA-sequencing datasets, to extract quickly and effectively information downstream the step of differential expression. A Shiny application encapsulates the whole package.

Author: Federico Marini [aut, cre]

Maintainer: Federico Marini <marinif at>

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biocViews DifferentialExpression, GUI, GeneExpression, GeneSetEnrichment, ImmunoOncology, QualityControl, RNASeq, ReportWriting, Sequencing, Software, Visualization
Version 1.23.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.5 (R-3.4) (5.5 years)
License MIT + file LICENSE
Depends topGO
Imports DESeq2, SummarizedExperiment, GenomicRanges, IRanges, S4Vectors, ggplot2 (>= 2.0.0), heatmaply, plotly, pheatmap, pcaExplorer, IHW, gplots, UpSetR, goseq, stringr, dplyr, limma, GOstats, GO.db, AnnotationDbi, shiny (>= 0.12.0), shinydashboard, shinyBS, DT, rentrez, rintrojs, rlang, ggrepel, knitr, rmarkdown, shinyAce, BiocParallel, grDevices, base64enc, methods
Suggests testthat, BiocStyle, airway,, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg38.knownGene, DEFormats, edgeR
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