## Basic R language tutorial 01 of essential skills of Shengxin - installation and loading of R, Rstudio and R package

R language is a mathematical programming language designed for mathematical researchers. It is mainly used for statistical analysis, drawing and data mining. R language is a language for interpretation and operation (different from the compilation and operation of C language). Its execution speed is much slower than C language, which is not con ...

Posted by **MrCreeky** on *Mon, 17 Jan 2022 07:51:14 +0100*

## [Methods]Accessing Ensembl annotation with biomaRt

Mike L. Smith, Steffen Durinck, Wolfgang Huber
12 August 2021
Package: biomaRt 2.49.4
introduction
By far, the biomaRt package is the most commonly used to access the data available in Ensembl. With this in mind, biomaRt provides many features customized specifically for the biomaRt instance provided by Ensembl. This article details t ...

Posted by **Imperialoutpost** on *Fri, 08 Oct 2021 20:53:49 +0200*

## Detailed explanation of edit distance and its code implementation

summary
The Minimum Edit Distance (MED) was proposed by Vladimir Levenshtein, a Russian scientist, in 1965, hence the name Levenshtein Distance.
Levenshtein Distance is an index used to measure the similarity of two sequences in the fields of information theory, linguistics and computer science. Generally speaking, editing distance refers t ...

Posted by **ferronrsmith** on *Tue, 05 Oct 2021 01:12:22 +0200*