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Chimp and human brain data package

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

This data package contains chimp and human brain data extracted from the ArrayExpress accession E-AFMX-2. Both human and chimp RNAs were run on human hgu95av2 Affymetrix arrays. It is a useful dataset for tutorials.

Author: Roman Jaksik, Naomi Altman, and Sean Davis

Maintainer: Sean Davis <seandavi at>

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


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:

DiffExpressVignette.pdf PDF R Script
Reference Manual PDF


biocViews ExperimentData, GEO, Homo_sapiens_Data, MicroarrayData, Pan_troglodytes_Data, Tissue, TissueMicroarrayData
Version 1.42.0
License MIT
Depends affy, qvalue, limma, hexbin, statmod
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