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

Cloud-enabled cis-eQTL searches with Bioconductor GGtools 5.x

Bioconductor version: Development (3.9)

This workflow focuses on searches for eQTL in cis, so that DNA variants local to the gene assayed for expression are tested for association.

Author: Vincent Carey [aut, cre]

Maintainer: Vincent Carey <stvjc at channing.harvard.edu>

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


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

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

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biocViews GenomicVariantsWorkflow, Workflow
Version 1.7.0
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.3.0), GGdata, GGtools, GenomeInfoDb, S4Vectors, SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP144.GRCh37, bibtex, biglm, data.table, doParallel, foreach, knitcitations, lumi, lumiHumanAll.db, parallel, rmeta, scatterplot3d, snpStats, grid, yri1kgv
Suggests knitr, rmarkdown, BiocStyle
URL https://www.bioconductor.org/help/workflows/eQTL/
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