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This is the development version of BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18; for the stable release version, see BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18.

Full genome sequences for Homo sapiens (UCSC version hg18)

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

Full genome sequences for Homo sapiens (Human) as provided by UCSC (hg18, Mar. 2006) and stored in Biostrings objects.

Author: The Bioconductor Dev Team

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18")):


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.


Reference Manual PDF


biocViews AnnotationData, BSgenome, Genetics, Homo_sapiens
Version 1.3.1000
License Artistic-2.0
Depends BSgenome(>= 1.33.5)
Imports BSgenome
System Requirements
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Suggests TxDb.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18.knownGene
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Depends On Me BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18.masked
Imports Me VanillaICE, BSgenome.Hsapiens.UCSC.hg18.masked
Suggests Me Biostrings, HiTC, MEDME, methylPipe, MethylSeekR, MinimumDistance, oligo, Repitools, ListerEtAlBSseq
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