Software and Resources

The Computing Core includes the following 3 components:

Several products have been produced through computing work. For R programmers interested in building packages, there is a collection of original tutorial materials along with helpful references for additional information and R programming topics. A data page is also available with information regarding the data sets used in the Statistical Informatics for Cancer Research group.

R packages and code

Part of open research is open software. Below are packages and R functions created as part of the PO1 Grant.

Other available software

Additional software released as part of the PO1 grant.

Computing resources for R package building

We support open research in our own group and in the larger statistics community. Below are slides and helpful links to become familiar with writing R packages. Original materials are licensed via Creative Commons (CC) below. PDFs with a CC next to them are released under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs license. Source documents listed below with a CC next to them are released under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.

It is common for advanced R users to also utilize the software's capabilities to call code written in other languages. Below are useful references.

Other useful resources for learning the basics of R, LaTeX, and Sweave can be found below.

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