Bio::Expression::FeatureI(3) an interface class for DNA/RNA features


Do not use this module directly


This provides a standard bioperl interface class for representing DNA and RNA features. It cannot be instantiated directly, but serves as an abstract base class for implementors.


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The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _


  Title   : value
  Usage   : $val = $ftr->quantitation()
  Function: get/set the feature's quantitation
  Returns : A numeric value
  Args    : a new numeric value (optional)


  Title   : quantitation_units
  Usage   : $units = $ftr->quantitation_units()
  Function: get/set the units of the feature's quantitation
  Returns : A string or undef
  Args    : a new string (optional)


  Title   : standard_deviation
  Usage   : $std_dev = $ftr->standard_deviation()
  Function: get/set the feature's standard deviation of quantitation()
  Returns : A numeric value
  Args    : a new numeric value (optional)
  Comments: no calculation is done here


  Title   : sample_count
  Usage   : $sample_count = $ftr->sample_count()
  Function: get/set the number of samples used to calculate
  Returns : An integer
  Args    : a new integer (optional)