Install Bioconductor

Here is a short manual how to install the Bioconductor software on your system.

First you need to install the statistic language R, since Bioconductor comes as a software package written in this language. If you did not already, please look at (for Windows)

or (for Mac/OSX)

the Bioconductor can then be installed from the R console as follows:



this installs the core packages of Bioconductor. If you want to install more of these, you can use the biocLite command with a specific package name:


which would install the "limma" package