recount-package: recount: Explore and download data from the recount project

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Explore and download data from the recount project available at Using the recount package you can download RangedSummarizedExperiment objects at the gene, exon or exon-exon junctions level, the raw counts, the phenotype metadata used, the urls to the sample coverage bigWig files or the mean coverage bigWig file for a particular study. The RangedSummarizedExperiment objects can be used by different packages for performing differential expression analysis. Using you can perform annotation-agnostic differential expression analyses with the data from the recount project as described at


Maintainer: Leonardo Collado-Torres (ORCID)


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