[Bioc-devel] Replacing deprecated org.Hs.egCHR and friends
mcarlson at fredhutch.org
Tue Jan 13 19:22:17 CET 2015
I would add that you can see a listing all the currently
pre-manufactured TxDb packages here:
And for convenience you can also use an OrgansimDb package to connect
the contents of the TxDb package with the older org packages. You can
learn more about those (and the other annotation resources) here:
Hope this helps you to be better acquainted!
On 01/13/2015 07:30 AM, James W. MacDonald wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> This isn't a devel question. Next time please ask this sort of thing on the
> support site.
> As for the message, it seems pretty clear to me. The org.Hs.eg.db package
> doesn't have the chromosomal location data any more, but the relevant TxDb
> package does have those data, in a much more useful format. The message
> can't be any more explicit than that, as there is more than one TxDb
> package for human.
> You could have hypothetically gone to the annotation data page (
> and searched for, say 'TxDb', in which case you would see three packages
> with names like TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.knownGene. Which one you decide to
> use is dependent on the build/source you care about.
> And if you are completely unfamiliar with these packages, you need to read
> the GenomicFeatures vignette.
> On Tue, Jan 13, 2015 at 12:34 AM, Peter Langfelder <
> peter.langfelder at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> can anyone please explain or point me to an explanation of how to
>> replace org.Hs.egCHR and friends that appear to be deprecated in the
>> devel version? The deprecation message isn't very helpful. Thanks!
>> x = org.Hs.egCHR
>> Warning message:
>> In (function () :
>> org.Hs.egCHR is deprecated. Please use an appropriate TxDb object or
>> package for this kind of data.
>> R Under development (unstable) (2014-11-24 r67057)
>> Platform: x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu (64-bit)
>>  LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 LC_NUMERIC=C
>>  LC_TIME=en_US.UTF-8 LC_COLLATE=en_US.UTF-8
>>  LC_MONETARY=en_US.UTF-8 LC_MESSAGES=en_US.UTF-8
>>  LC_PAPER=en_US.UTF-8 LC_NAME=C
>>  LC_ADDRESS=C LC_TELEPHONE=C
>>  LC_MEASUREMENT=en_US.UTF-8 LC_IDENTIFICATION=C
>> attached base packages:
>>  parallel stats4 stats graphics grDevices utils datasets
>>  methods base
>> other attached packages:
>>  org.Hs.eg.db_3.0.0 RSQLite_1.0.0 DBI_0.3.1
>>  AnnotationDbi_1.29.12 GenomeInfoDb_1.3.12 IRanges_2.1.35
>>  S4Vectors_0.5.16 Biobase_2.27.1 BiocGenerics_0.13.4
>>  BiocInstaller_1.17.3
>> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
>>  tools_3.2.0
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