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This is the development version of bettr; for the stable release version, see bettr.

A Better Way To Explore What Is Best

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

bettr provides a set of interactive visualization methods to explore the results of a benchmarking study, where typically more than a single performance measures are computed. The user can weight the performance measures according to their preferences. Performance measures can also be grouped and aggregated according to additional annotations.

Author: Federico Marini [aut] , Charlotte Soneson [aut, cre]

Maintainer: Charlotte Soneson <charlottesoneson at>

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


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

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

# The following initializes usage of Bioc devel


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:

bettr HTML R Script
Reference Manual PDF


biocViews GUI, ShinyApps, Software, Visualization
Version 1.1.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.19 (R-4.4) (< 6 months)
License MIT + file LICENSE
Depends R (>= 4.4.0)
Imports dplyr (>= 1.0), tidyr, ggplot2 (>= 3.4.1), shiny (>= 1.6), tibble, ComplexHeatmap, bslib, rlang, circlize, stats, grid, methods, cowplot, Hmisc, sortable, shinyjqui, grDevices, scales, DT, SummarizedExperiment, S4Vectors
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