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

Tools for spliced gene structure manipulation and analysis

Bioconductor version: Development (3.19)

GeneStructureTools can be used to create in silico alternative splicing events, and analyse potential effects this has on functional gene products.

Author: Beth Signal

Maintainer: Beth Signal <b.signal at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("GeneStructureTools")):


To install this package, start R (version "4.4") and enter:

if (!require("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))

# The following initializes usage of Bioc devel


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biocViews AlternativeSplicing, DifferentialSplicing, FunctionalPrediction, ImmunoOncology, RNASeq, Software, Transcriptomics
Version 1.23.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.7 (R-3.5) (6 years)
License BSD_3_clause + file LICENSE
Imports Biostrings, GenomicRanges, IRanges, data.table, plyr, stringdist, stringr, S4Vectors, BSgenome.Mmusculus.UCSC.mm10, stats, utils, Gviz, rtracklayer, methods
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