Name to RefSeq

Description

Lookup a HGNC symbol and return an appropriate NM##.

Usage

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Arguments

x

The HGNC symbol(s) you wish to convert.

Details

Not found gene symbols will return NA or the empty string.

Value

The NM_### id numbers corresponding to the input gene names (HGNC symbols.)

Note

This routine relies on bioconductor annotation package org.Hs.eg.db to ensure the most up to date mappings.

Examples

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 Name_to_RefSeq("LSMEM2")
 #should return NM_153215