Computation of functional similarities between GO terms and gene products; GO enrichment analysis

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This package implements several functions useful for computing similarities between GO terms and gene products based on their GO annotation. Moreover it allows for computing a GO enrichment analysis

Author: Holger Froehlich <frohlich at bit.uni-bonn.de>

Maintainer: Holger Froehlich <frohlich at bit.uni-bonn.de>

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biocViews Clustering, GO, Network, Software
Version 1.7.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.13 (R-3.0)
License GPL (>= 2)
Depends GO.db, annotate, igraph
Imports org.Hs.eg.db, AnnotationDbi, topGO, cluster, flexmix, RBGL, graph, Matrix, corpcor, Rcpp, utils
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