Learn to use the Rpy2 library as a way to interface R using python

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In Bioinformatics, all tasks can be done using one of 2 programming languages:

  • Python

On the other hand, R is a programming language that was made for statistics and data processing.

Through-out the past few years, R was adopted by the bioinformatics community as the number one programming language for the release of new packages, partially because of Bioconductor (a collection of mature libraries for next-generation sequencing analysis) and the…

Varun Sendilraj

I am a 11th grader at Lambert High School. I am a freelance app and web developer and in the future I aspire to work in bioinformatics and machine learning.

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