DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.signifinder    

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

Implementations of transcriptional cancer signatures

Bioconductor version: Development (3.17)

signifinder is an R package for computing and exploring a compendium of tumor signatures. It allows computing signatures scores providing the only gene expression values and returns a single-sample score. Currently, signifinder contains 46 distinct signatures collected from the literature.

Author: Stefania Pirrotta [cre, aut], Enrica Calura [aut]

Maintainer: Stefania Pirrotta <stefania.pirrotta at>

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biocViews BiomedicalInformatics, GeneExpression, GeneTarget, ImmunoOncology, Microarray, RNASeq, ReportWriting, Software, Visualization
Version 1.1.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.16 (R-4.2) (< 6 months)
License AGPL-3
Depends R (>= 4.2.0)
Imports ggplot2,, patchwork, AnnotationDbi, BiocGenerics, ComplexHeatmap, DGEobj.utils, GSVA, IRanges, SummarizedExperiment, consensusOV, dplyr, ensembldb, ggridges, grid, magrittr, matrixStats, maxstat, methods, openair, RColorBrewer, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene, TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg38.knownGene, stats, survival, survminer, viridis
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