Identify and Correct Invalid HGNC Human Gene Symbols and MGI
Mouse Gene Symbols
Contains functions for
identifying and correcting HGNC human gene symbols and MGI mouse gene symbols
which have been converted to date format by Excel, withdrawn, or aliased.
Also contains functions for reversibly converting between HGNC
symbols and valid R names.
To update the symbols maps for human and mouse, download this repository and run:
from its root directory.
Alternatively, you can use updated maps without updating the package, see