GeSciLiVis: Gene-Based Publication Activity Visualiser

Visualising publication activity per gene based on a gene list and a user-defined set of keywords utilising R 'rentrez' <> that provides 'NCBI' <> database search like in 'PubMed' <>. It summarises the retrieved number of publications for each gene in an overview bar plot (saved as 'png' file) and by choice a summary table (as 'csv') that including the most recent 100 'PubMed' IDs and publication titles.

Version: 1.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: rentrez (≥ 1.2.3), biomartr (≥ 1.0.2), grDevices (≥ 4.2.0), graphics (≥ 4.2.0), utils (≥ 4.2.0)
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2023-10-31
Author: Marina Leer [aut, cre, cph], George Soultoukis [ctb], Masoome Oveisi [ctb], German Research Foundation [fnd], German Ministry of Education and Research [fnd], State of Brandenburg [fnd]
Maintainer: Marina Leer <marina.leer at>
License: GPL (≥ 3)
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: GeSciLiVis results


Reference manual: GeSciLiVis.pdf
Vignettes: Getting_started_with_GeSciLiVis


Package source: GeSciLiVis_1.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): GeSciLiVis_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): GeSciLiVis_1.2.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): GeSciLiVis_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): not available
Old sources: GeSciLiVis archive


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