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

Representation and Manipulation of Genomic Tuples

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

GenomicTuples defines general purpose containers for storing genomic tuples. It aims to provide functionality for tuples of genomic co-ordinates that are analogous to those available for genomic ranges in the GenomicRanges Bioconductor package.

Author: Peter Hickey [aut, cre], Marcin Cieslik [ctb], Hervé Pagès [ctb]

Maintainer: Peter Hickey <peter.hickey at>

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biocViews DataRepresentation, Infrastructure, Sequencing, Software
Version 1.39.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.0 (R-3.1) (9.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 4.0), GenomicRanges(>= 1.37.4), GenomeInfoDb(>= 1.15.2), S4Vectors(>= 0.17.25)
Imports methods, BiocGenerics(>= 0.21.2), Rcpp (>= 0.11.2), IRanges(>= 2.19.13), data.table, stats4, stats, utils
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