lapply returns a list of the same length as
element of which is the result of applying
FUN to the
corresponding element of
sapply is a user-friendly version and wrapper of
by default returning a vector, matrix or, if
an array if appropriate, by applying
sapply(x, f, simplify=FALSE, USE.NAMES=FALSE) is the same
NOTE: This man page is for the
S4 generic functions defined in the BiocGenerics package.
?base::lapply for the default methods
(defined in the base package).
Bioconductor packages can define specific methods for objects
(typically list-like or vector-like) not supported by the