ampir: Predict Antimicrobial Peptides

A toolkit to predict antimicrobial peptides from protein sequences on a genome-wide scale. It incorporates a support vector machine model trained on publicly available antimicrobial peptide data using calculated physico-chemical and compositional sequence properties described in Meher et al. (2017) <doi:10.1038/srep42362>. In order to support genome-wide analyses this model is designed to accept any type of protein as input and calculation of compositional properties has been optimised for high-throughput use.

Version: 0.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: Peptides, caret (≥ 6.0.0), kernlab, Rcpp
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: testthat, knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2019-12-06
Author: Legana Fingerhut [aut, cre], Ira Cooke [aut], Jinlong Zhang [ctb] (R/read_faa.R), Nan Xiao [ctb] (R/calc_pseudo_comp.R)
Maintainer: Legana Fingerhut <legana.fingerhut at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: ampir results


Reference manual: ampir.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to ampir
Package source: ampir_0.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-devel-gcc8:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: ampir_0.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: ampir_0.1.0.tgz


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