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installing multiple bioconductor packages at once

I was wondering if there is more elegant way of installing and loading multiple packages in Bioconductor similar to pacman with CRAN packages. I tried: ...
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Retrieve overlap widths with Bioconductor

I want to retrieve all overlaps between two sets of genomic intervals (GRanges) using Bioconductor. I am interested in the widths of the resulting overlapping ranges. In cases with discontinuous ...
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workflow for processed RNAseq data analysis in R

I'm learning to use R in data analysis. I'm getting fluent in baseR and the tidyverse, but thus far only dealt with medium throughput plate-based experiments. I am currently trying to learn how to ...
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`TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene` and `EnsDb.Hsapiens.v75` can't be installed

I think there is a problem with TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene and EnsDb.Hsapiens.v75. I'm struggling to install all of ...
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Get list of urls of GSM data set of a GSE set

I have this GSE dataset ( GSE104279 ) (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE104279). I want to make a table with set IDs and ftp urls to use it as a table in galaxy.org I know that we ...
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How to understand time-course gene expression plots with boxplots?

About time-course gene expression data, I need to understand these boxplots on the fig. 3. I just have tried to replicate the author's experiment for one compound using Bioconductor's limma package ...
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error in random forest analysis

I am now struggling to do random forest analysis, I will be thankful if you could help with code for random forest analysis. I got samples from the root, soil, and leaf from two regions (bau & mau)...
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alpha diversity wilcox.test

I am trying to do Wilcox test to detect the significant difference in alpha diversity but it is showing an error? physeqN2 is a phyloseq object and Season is a metadata column. ...
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Methods to analyze MeDIP-seq data

I have MeDIP-seq data. I have 6 groups with 15 replicates and a total of 90 human samples. I am trying to choose the best method to analyze them. I would highly appreciate if you can give me your ...
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Python equivalent to R GRanges and IRanges

Problem: I am trying to convert some codes written in R to Python and part of that conversion process is find classes equivalent to the GRanges and IRanges from the GenomicRanges R package in Python. ...
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Questions about EBSeq (in R)

I have made a UMAP of malignant cells and the result is split into 3 clusters, as seen below. For the sake of example, let's say I want to find the differentially expressed genes in the uppermost ...
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Power calculation for GWAS/EWAS

I want to investigate, how much sample size i needed to obtain 80% power for GWAS/EWAS studies. Phynotype trait is discrete (not case/control) for human disease. I wonder, does anyone has came across ...
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a proper Design Matrix for several drug treatments with both control negative and control positive

I have a dataset of RNA-seq samples for testing different drugs on the presence of another drug. One of my samples is the normal cells with no drugs (control negative) and another is the cells with ...
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particular heatmap combinning to barplot for up and down-regulated genes

I have a list of genes (regulated up and down) by Deseq2 . I'd like to generate a heatmap of a particular combination for the barplot like in this graph : which I read in this paper: https://www....
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DiffBind, diffferentially binding site

I have data for 3 histone marks (2 for silencing and 1 for activation) each mark has three replicates. when I run the diffBind package I have three contrast: ...
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How to reduce the occupied RAM when you are dealing with a very sparse matrix in a single-cell Experiment in R?

I'm dealing with a very large and sparse dataset and the first issues I met occurred when I tried to use quickCluster that reported me this error: ...
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Is there a way to customize what observations are plotted in ComplexHeatmap?

So right now my observations in the dataset I've processed is stored as sample identifier columns and gene rows: an example of this would be for sample 1 and gene TRIM21 the observation is Missense ...
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Plotting metadata from GenomicRanges object

I have a GRanges object with metadata that I want to plot. Many of the online tutorials which manipulate these GRanges for plotting show how to plot the main columns (chromosome,start/end,strand) but ...
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Grabbing all Immune related genes with databases in R

I am having trouble grabbing specific pathway info using databases in R. I have RNAseq results and I want to remove immune related genes from the current list that I have. With a vector of gene ...
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WGCNA co-expression network analysis with less than 20 samples

I have two cancer subtypes data. Subtype A is 14 samples and Subtype B is 23 samples. I'm interested in identifying the functions of some LncRNAs in the Subtype A group. For this I'm using all protein-...
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Convert Data to be suitable for M3Drop did not work

When I try to convert data to use with M3Drop, I get the error message shown below. Does anyone know the reason and how to deal with it? Thanks! ...
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PCA plot did not work in single cell RNA-seq

I run plotPCA for single cell RNA-seq data, while I get error message (I use R 4.0). I attached the code and error message here. Did anyone know the reason and how to deal with it. Thanks! ...
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calculateQCMetrics defunct, how to calculate the quality metrics by perCellQCMetrics

I am trying to follow a tutorial from Sanger institute (from May 2019) on analysis of single cell RNA Seq data. They use calculateQCMetric function to calculate the quality metrics, but I am getting ...
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Get regions' information from DNA sequence data (bsgenome.hsapiens.ucsc.hg19)

I have a problem in R. I have the following dataSet (the first three rows shown) (the 5th number is the methylation level in its region): ...
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isSpike function in SingleCellExperiment package is deprecated?

I am trying to follow a tutorial from Sanger institute (from May 2019) on analysis of single cell RNA Seq data. They use isSpike function to filter out ERCC (control) and MT (mitochondrial RNA) reads, ...
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Using bioconductor from Python

Has anyone used bioconductor from Python? Is there any reason I would choose to use it from R instead of Python? It seems like there is a Python extension for it. Also, is there any reason to use ...
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Error in as.data.frame.default(x[[i]], optional = TRUE, stringsAsFactors = stringsAsFactors) : cannot coerce class ‘“SeqFastaAA”’ to a data.frame

The example that I am trying to follow is this PGA tutorial. I want to use the information in the analysis of the mzML raw files from the proteomics data analysis. When I try to load the fasta file, I ...
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Identify differentially covered genes only between two samples

I have a question about finding differentially covered regions (coverage represents methylation level which goes from 0 to several thousands). I'm using enrichment based method which can be summarized ...
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reactomePA dataset

I tried to create my geneList according to this r code: setwd("C:/cygwin64/home/DIANGO/EXCELL/") d = read.csv("PA_down_id.csv",sep = " ", header = F) head(d) ...
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Is there a tool for synonymous recoding of DNA sequences?

I've got a DNA sequence that I'd like to make synonymous mutations throughout, thereby preserving the amino acid sequence. Does anyone know of a tool to achieve this
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How to calculate average minor allele frequency (MAF) difference between two populations (i.e. European, Hispanic)

The data is present in the PLINK format .bed (individual genotypes), .bim (genetic markers) and .fam (sample IDs and disease phenotype file). I have also separate text files containing information on ...
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qvalue and p.adjust functions

Between the qvalue package and the p.adjust function, which is more appropriate to use when trying to calculate the q-values of a dataset? According to the manual for the q-value package, the q-value ...
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When running ChIPQC bioconductor package after peak calling, should I use sorted BAM files or unsorted BAM files?

I have called peaks using MACS2 and now I'm trying to run ChIPQC bioconductor package. Can someone please tell me should I use sorted BAM files or unsorted BAM files? I have created sorted BAM files ...
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Can I submit a R package to Bioconductor or CRAN if I have already published it a journal?

I have written a bioinformatics package in R that I want to publish in a bioinformatics Journal. Presently, I am maintaining a local repo of that package and I want to put in the Bioconductor ...
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Error in createMAE function: non-unique values when setting 'row.names' in TCGA LIHC Data

I am working with the createMAE() function of the ELMER Bioconductor package. While executing the createMAE() function using ...
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Making a volcano plot look less cluttered

I have generated a volcano plot with a differential expression file. Code for inputing file: ...
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Error in my RNAseq analysis

I was following the RNAseq analysis tutorial online(https://combine-australia.github.io/RNAseq-R/06-rnaseq-day1.html) but am not obtaining the same variance values for each row in the logcounts matrix....
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include a glimma interface in a shiny app

I am trying to code a shiny app for RNA-Seq data analysis. I would like to include glimma interactive plots in it. However, in my current interface, clicking the action button ...
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What kind of analysis is practically done on GSE data files?

I have a GSE data file in csv file format containing fields such as: ID, adj.P.Val, P.Value, t, B, logFC, Gene.symbol, Gene.title. In which adj.P.Val, P.Value, t, B, logFC fields being numeric. What ...
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How can I find all the columns available in UniProt.ws package for R?

I am trying to find the subcellular localization of my 10,000 proteins using UniProt.ws package for R. However, I am unable to find all the columns available for query. I used another package named ...
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GenomicRanges: get nearest neighbor distances for random genes using a for loop

I want to compute the nearest neighbour distances using a for loop. I can do this with a random subset by doing this: ...
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Row labelling in a heatmap in R

Could I have specific row labels in bold text but not all of them when creating a heatmap using R? (eg. using heatmap.2 function)
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I have a list of protein targets. How to get structural data (atomic coordinate) from PDB?

I have a list of around 500 protein targets (human). I only have their protein symbols. As an example: EGFR AR FOXA1 CXCR3 ... I want to get structural data (atomic coordinate) from PDB (Protein ...
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After running a DRIMSeq pipeline, how do I know which genes are upregulated in the different conditions?

After running a DRIMSeq pipeline and obtaining the genes that are differently used between the null and full models, how do I select the genes that are differently used in the different conditions? ...
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GEOquery, Bioconductor question: Is there a more efficient way to tease out datasets that contain data I need?

We are doing a study analyzing the expression of certain genes and correlating that with response to chemotherapy. So far I have been manually going through every dataset on the NCBI website and ...
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Mapping GPL Platform Number to Microarray Name

I am trying to download a dataset from GEO using the GEOquery R package. Using this package, I can retrieve the GPL platform number(s) for the dataset, and I hope to use a CDF file from BrainArray on ...
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Using `install.packages` with conda-managed R

I have R installed and managed by conda (miniconda) on my MacBook Pro. The version of R I use most frequently (3.5.1) is installed on the base environment and I have other version-specific ...
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Is there a computational method/method/way to predict if a cell population in a tissue immigrated or is enriched locally?

I have single cell data which I have analysed for differential expression. In my experiment, I subjected two groups of mice (a control and a treatment group) to treatment that will lead to the ...
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Error: package or namespace load failed for 'ChIPseeker'

How do I solve the problem of loading the bioconductor Chipseeker package? I have installed in the following way and I having an error while loading it and I do not know why. ...