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R implementation of information measures

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

This package consolidates a comprehensive set of information measurements, encompassing mutual information, conditional mutual information, interaction information, partial information decomposition, and part mutual information.

Author: Chu Pan [aut, cre]

Maintainer: Chu Pan <chu.pan at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("Informeasure")):


To install this package, start R (version "4.4") and enter:

if (!require("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))


For older versions of R, please refer to the appropriate Bioconductor release.


To view documentation for the version of this package installed in your system, start R and enter:

Informeasure: a tool to quantify nonlinear dependence between variables in biological regulatory networks from an information theory perspective HTML R Script
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biocViews GeneExpression, Network, NetworkInference, Software
Version 1.14.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.12 (R-4.0) (3.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 4.0)
Imports entropy
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