Read MIAME Information into an Instance of Class 'MIAME'
Reads MIAME information from a file or using a widget.
read.MIAME(filename = NULL, widget = getOption("BioC")$Base$use.widgets, ...)
- Filename from which to read MIAME information.
- Logical. If
TRUEand a filename is not given, a widget is used to enter information.
- Further arguments to
Notice that the
class tries to cover the MIAME entries that are not covered by other
classes in Bioconductor. Namely, experimental design, samples,
hybridizations, normalization controls, and pre-processing
scan is used to read.
The file must be a flat file with the
different entries for the instance
of MIAME class separated by carriage returns. The order should be: name, lab,
contact, title, abstract, and url.
Alternatively a widget can be used.
miame <- read.MIAME(widget=FALSE) ##creates an empty instance show(miame)