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This is the development version of miRBaseConverter; for the stable release version, see miRBaseConverter.

A comprehensive and high-efficiency tool for converting and retrieving the information of miRNAs in different miRBase versions

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

A comprehensive tool for converting and retrieving the miRNA Name, Accession, Sequence, Version, History and Family information in different miRBase versions. It can process a huge number of miRNAs in a short time without other depends.

Author: Taosheng Xu<taosheng.x at>, Thuc Le<Thuc.Le at>

Maintainer: Taosheng Xu<taosheng.x at>

Citation (from within R, enter citation("miRBaseConverter")):


To install this package, start R (version "4.4") and enter:

if (!require("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))

# The following initializes usage of Bioc devel


For older versions of R, please refer to the appropriate Bioconductor release.


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biocViews Software, miRNA
Version 1.29.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.6 (R-3.4) (6.5 years)
License GPL (>= 2)
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