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Human SNP locations and alleles extracted from dbSNP Build 155 and placed on the GRCh37/hg19 assembly

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

The 929,496,192 SNPs in this package were extracted from the RefSNP JSON files for chromosomes 1-22, X, Y, and MT, located at (these files were created by NCBI in May 2021). These SNPs can be "injected" in BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg19.

Author: Hervé Pagès

Maintainer: Hervé Pagès <hpages.on.github at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("SNPlocs.Hsapiens.dbSNP155.GRCh37")):


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biocViews AnnotationData, Genetics, Homo_sapiens, SNPlocs
Version 0.99.24
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 4.2.0), BSgenome(>= 1.67.2)
Imports methods, utils, BiocGenerics, S4Vectors, IRanges, GenomeInfoDb, GenomicRanges, BSgenome
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