A tool for generating acronyms and initialisms from arbitrary text input.


Home to miscellanea. Functions included are generic helpers for data manipulation, visualization, and analysis.


LOLAweb is a web server and interactive results viewer for enrichment of overlap between a query region set (a bed file) and a database of region sets. It provides an interactive result explorer to visualize the highest ranked enrichments from the database. You can access the web server at http://lolaweb.databio.org


A collection of tools for representing epidemiological contact data, composed of case line lists and contacts between cases. Also contains procedures for data handling, interactive graphics, and statistics.


‘OpenRefine’ (formerly ‘Google Refine’) is a popular, open source data cleaning software. This package enables users to programmatically trigger data transfer between R and ‘OpenRefine’. Available functionality includes project import, export and deletion.


Provides intuitive functions for caching R objects, encouraging reproducible, restartable, and distributed R analysis. The user selects a location to store caches, and then provides nothing more than a cache name and instructions (R code) for how to produce the R object. Also provides some advanced options like environment assignments, recreating or reloading caches, and cluster compute bindings (using the ‘batchtools’ package) making it flexible enough for use in large-scale data analysis projects.