Stable release version
This is suitable for most users. Install in R:
See also piano on Bioconductor.org and the changelog for more information.
For the latest features, install the Bioconductor development version according to these instructions. Also see this guide on how to use
BiocManager with different package/Bioconductor/R versions.
The cutting edge code is available in the master branch (in principle identical to the Bioconductor development version) and in feature branches on GitHub. Install directly from GitHub in R with the command:
Piano is available through the Bioconda channel. Use the command below to install:
conda install bioconductor-piano
For reproducibility it is recommended to explicitly install a specific version, e.g.
conda install bioconductor-piano:1.22.0.
Bioconda packages have a corresponding Docker BioContainer automatically created and uploaded to Quay.io. Pull the image for piano:
docker pull quay.io/biocontainers/bioconductor-piano:<tag>
Note: the default tag
latest might not work. See bioconductor-piano/tags for valid values for
In addition, Bioconductor also supplies Docker images for running R and Bioconductor packages.