This package is for version 3.18 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see BSgenome.Dmelanogaster.UCSC.dm6.

Full genome sequences for Drosophila melanogaster (UCSC version dm6)

Bioconductor version: 3.18

Full genome sequences for Drosophila melanogaster (Fly) as provided by UCSC (dm6, Aug. 2014) and stored in Biostrings objects.

Author: The Bioconductor Dev Team

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

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biocViews AnnotationData, BSgenome, Drosophila_melanogaster, Genetics
Version 1.4.1
License Artistic-2.0
Depends BSgenome(>= 1.35.10)
Imports BSgenome
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Suggests GenomicFeatures
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Suggests Me ChIPanalyser, GRaNIE, memes, periodicDNA, seqArchRplus
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