[BioC] Reading of .DAT files using Bioconductor

Laurent Gautier laurent@cbs.dtu.dk
Wed, 12 Feb 2003 04:12:51 +0100

On Tue, Feb 11, 2003 at 12:31:18PM -0800, Tapan Mehta wrote:
> Hello,
> I want to read .DAT files using Bioconductor. Is it
> possible to do so or do I need to get the .CEL files
> to perform the analysis. Please guide me.
> Thanking you,
> Tapan Mehta

As far as I could figure it out, .DAT is a sort of Affymetrix
tweaked tiff format (chip scan + grid). MAS (and may be 'dchip')
only can deal with them. Unless somebody speaks
up to suggests otherwise, you'll have to get the CEL from 
the DAT oustide bioconductor... 

Hopin' it helps,