listFilters

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lists the filters available in the selected dataset

Filters are what we use as inputs for a biomaRt query. For example, if we want to retrieve all entrezgene identifiers on chromosome X, chromosome will be the filter, with corresponding value X.

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methods
Usage
listFilters(mart, what = c("name", "description"))
Arguments
mart
object of class Mart created using the useMart function
what
character vector indicating what information to display about the available filters. Valid values are name, description, options, fullDescription, filters, type, operation, filters8, filters9.
Aliases
  • listFilters
Examples

if(interactive()){
mart = useMart("ensembl", dataset="hsapiens_gene_ensembl")
listFilters(mart)
}

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