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HCGene: a software tool to support the hierarchical classification of genes
Giorgio Valentini and Nicolò Cesa-Bianchi
Bioinformatics 2008.

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Abstract

The R package HCGene (Hierarchical Classification of Genes) implements methods to process and analyze the Gene Ontology and the FunCat taxonomy in order to support the functional classification of genes. \HCGene allows the extraction of subgraphs and subtrees related to specific biological problems, the labelling of genes and gene products with multiple and hierarchical functional classes, and the association of different types of bio-molecular data to genes for learning to predict their functions.

EPrint Type:Article
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Subjects:Learning/Statistics & Optimisation
ID Code:3623
Deposited By:Giorgio Valentini
Deposited On:13 February 2008

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