DASiR: Distributed Annotation System in R
|Title||DASiR: Distributed Annotation System in R|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Flores, Oscar, and Mantsoki Anna|
|Keywords||Bioconductor, DAS, Programatical annotation, R|
The DASiR package provides a convenient R-DAS interface to programmatically access DAS servers available from your network. It supports the main features of DAS 1.6 protocol providing a convenient interface to R users to a huge amount of biological information. DAS uses XML and HTTP protocols, so the server deployment and client requirements are signicantly less than MySQL or BioMart based alternatives.