EntrezHTTP: Libary to interface with the NCBI Entrez REST service.

[ bioinformatics, deprecated, gpl, library ] [ Propose Tags ]
Deprecated. in favor of BiobaseHTTP

EntrezHTTP provides functions to query the NCBI entrez REST interface.

There are multiple different databases and tools, so called eutils, provided by the service.

For more information on Entrez refer to: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/gquery/.

Information on the webservice can be found at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK25497/.

If you plan to include the library in a tool, register it as explained here.

Versions [faq] 1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4
Dependencies base (>=4.5 && <5), biocore, bytestring, conduit, HTTP, http-conduit, hxt, mtl, network, Taxonomy, transformers (==0.4.*) [details]
License GPL-3.0-only
Author Florian Eggenhofer
Maintainer egg@tbi.univie.ac.at
Category Bioinformatics
Home page https://github.com/eggzilla/EntrezHTTP
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/eggzilla/EntrezHTTP
this: darcs get https://github.com/eggzilla/EntrezHTTP/tree/v1.0.1 --tag v1.0.1
Uploaded by FlorianEggenhofer at Tue Jan 5 14:36:32 UTC 2016
Distributions NixOS:1.0.4
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