As the doctor gone rogue

June 17, 2014

A new way to install Bioconductor

Filed under: R — Tags: , , — hypotheses @ 7:39 am

In the past, whenever we want to install a package on Bioconductor. The first thing that we have to do is to “source” the

source("http://bioconductor.org/biocLite.R")

The good news is that there is a new package “BiocInstaller”, which can help you install Bioconductor package.

Here’s an example to install a library that will help to work with NHGRI’s GWAS catalog

install.packages("BiocInstaller")
library(BiocInstaller)
biocLite("gwascat")

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