Quantify and Annotate Short Reads in R

Bioconductor version: Development (3.0)

This package provides a framework for the quantification and analysis of Short Reads. It covers a complete workflow starting from raw sequence reads, over creation of alignments and quality control plots, to the quantification of genomic regions of interest.

Author: Anita Lerch, Dimos Gaiditzis and Michael Stadler

Maintainer: Michael Stadler <michael.stadler at fmi.ch>

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biocViews ChIPSeq, Genetics, MethylSeq, Preprocessing, RNASeq, Sequencing, Software
Version 1.5.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.12 (R-3.0)
License GPL-2
Depends parallel, GenomicRanges(>= 1.13.3), Rbowtie
Imports methods, zlibbioc, BiocGenerics, IRanges, BiocInstaller, Biobase, Biostrings, GenomicRanges, BSgenome, Rsamtools(>= 1.13.1), GenomicFeatures, ShortRead(>= 1.19.1), GenomicAlignments
Suggests Rsamtools, rtracklayer, Gviz, RUnit, BiocStyle
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