DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.simulatorZ    

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

Simulator for Collections of Independent Genomic Data Sets

Bioconductor version: Development (3.9)

simulatorZ is a package intended primarily to simulate collections of independent genomic data sets, as well as performing training and validation with predicting algorithms. It supports ExpressionSet and RangedSummarizedExperiment objects.

Author: Yuqing Zhang, Christoph Bernau, Levi Waldron

Maintainer: Yuqing Zhang <zhangyuqing.pkusms at>

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


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

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

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


To view documentation for the version of this package installed in your system, start R and enter:



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biocViews Software, Survival
Version 1.17.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.0 (R-3.1) (4.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.5), Biobase, SummarizedExperiment, survival, CoxBoost, BiocGenerics
Imports graphics, stats, gbm, Hmisc, GenomicRanges, methods
Suggests RUnit, BiocStyle, curatedOvarianData, parathyroidSE, superpc
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