October 18, 2016
We are pleased to announce Bioconductor 3.4, consisting of 1294 software packages, 309 experiment data packages, and 933 up-to-date annotation packages.
There are 100 new software packages, and many updates and improvements to existing packages; Bioconductor 3.4 is compatible with R 3.3, and is supported on Linux, 32- and 64-bit Windows, and Mac OS X. This release will include an updated Bioconductor Amazon Machine Image and Docker containers.
Visit http://bioconductor.org for details and downloads.
* Getting Started with Bioconductor 3.4
* New Software Packages
* NEWS from new and existing packages
* Deprecated and Defunct Packages
Getting Started with Bioconductor 3.4
To update to or install Bioconductor 3.4:
1. Install R 3.3 (>= 3.3.1 recommended). Bioconductor 3.4 has been
designed expressly for this version of R.
2. Follow the instructions at http://bioconductor.org/install/
New Software Packages
This section is too big to include here, see the full release announcement at
NEWS from new and existing packages
There is too much NEWS to include here, see the full release announcement at
Deprecated and Defunct Packages
1 software package (betr) was marked as deprecated, to be removed in the next release.
17 previously deprecated software packages were removed from this release.