biothings/biothings_client.R: BioThings Client (

This is a unified R client for all "BioThings APIs" (more at BioThings APIs are a collection of high-performance APIs for variety of aggregated entity-type specific annotations, such as genes, variants, chemicals, drugs etc. (so called "BioThings"). It also provides a SDK (BioThings SDK) for users to build their own BioThings API for any biological entity types. This client provides a generic R library for existing BioThings APIs as well as the new BioThings APIs will be created in the future, either by us or users.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorThomas Johnson <>
Bioconductor views Annotation GenomicVariation VariantAnnotation
MaintainerThomas Johnson <>
LicenseApache License 2.0
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
biothings/biothings_client.R documentation built on Jan. 8, 2020, 9:33 p.m.