[BioC] passing character string as an environment arguement

Kimpel, Mark William mkimpel at iupui.edu
Tue Sep 13 20:08:52 CEST 2005

I am writing a wrapper function for annotations. I would like to be able
to pass the GeneChip identifier to mget as a character string. Attempts
to do this via "paste", as below, do not work because envir expects an
object, not a character string. Is there a work around for this?

mget(x=affyIDVec[i], envir=paste("rat2302", GENENAME, sep=""), mode =
"any", ...

Mark W. Kimpel MD

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