[BioC] Fwd: heatmap.2 question
James W. MacDonald
jmacdon at uw.edu
Thu May 24 17:42:23 CEST 2012
Yep. The heatmap itself is created using image(), which plots the matrix
from the bottom up, so the [1,1] position of the matrix is at the lower
left of the image.
On 5/24/2012 11:29 AM, Steve Lianoglou wrote:
> Also: Someone correct me if I'm wrong, as I often turn myself around
> on this one, but also note that the y-axis you see on the heatmap.2 is
> "flipped." So the "first" row (`result$rowInd`) is at the bottom of
> the heatmap, not the top.
> On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 11:18 AM, James W. MacDonald<jmacdon at uw.edu> wrote:
>> Hi Alyaa,
>> On 5/24/2012 11:04 AM, Alyaa Mahmoud wrote:
>>> Hi All
>>> How can I possibly extract the clusters by rows from a heatmap generated
>>> heatmap.2 function. i.e. the heatmap is generated with colouring for every
>>> cluster of rows and I want to retrieve the members of each cluster.
>> Note that heatmap.2() uses hclust() to create the clusters. There is a
>> function cutree() that can be used to get the groups from the output of
>> Also note that heatmap.2() invisibly returns a list that includes both the
>> row and column dendrograms (by returning the list invisibly, you don't get a
>> bunch of junk printed out to your console. However, if you use the
>> assignment function (<-) to assign the output to an object, you can then
>> extract whichever dendrogram you want.).
>>> Any clue would be much appreciated
>>> Thank you very much
>>> KAUST/AUC Marine Genomics Project
>>> American University in Cairo
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