Gene Orthologs for Model Organisms in a Tidy Data Format

Genomic analysis of model organisms often requires the use of databases based on human data or making comparisons to patient-derived resources. This requires converting genes between human and non-human analogues. The babelgene R package provides predicted gene orthologs/homologs for frequently studied model organisms in an R-friendly tidy/long format. The package integrates orthology assertion predictions sourced from multiple databases as compiled by the HGNC Comparison of Orthology Predictions (HCOP) (Wright et al. 2005 , Eyre et al. 2007 , Seal et al. 2011 ).


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Authors: Igor Dolgalev [aut, cre]

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Imports dplyr, methods, rlang

Suggests covr, knitr, rmarkdown, testthat

Imported by msigdbr.

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