DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.genbankr    

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

Parsing GenBank files into semantically useful objects

Bioconductor version: Development (3.9)

Reads Genbank files.

Author: Gabriel Becker [aut, cre], Michael Lawrence [aut]

Maintainer: Gabriel Becker <becker.gabriel at>

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To install this package, start R (version "3.6") and enter:

if (!requireNamespace("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))
BiocManager::install("genbankr", version = "3.9")

For older versions of R, please refer to the appropriate Bioconductor release.


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biocViews DataImport, Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.11.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.3 (R-3.3) (3 years)
License Artistic-2.0
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Imports BiocGenerics, IRanges(>= 2.13.15), GenomicRanges(>= 1.31.10), GenomicFeatures(>= 1.31.5), Biostrings, VariantAnnotation, rtracklayer, S4Vectors(>= 0.17.28), GenomeInfoDb, Biobase
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