Package bftools details

BioFormats Tools

Wrapper for command line tools for Bio-Formats .

Maintainer: John Muschelli < muschellij2 at >

From within R, enter citation(bftools)

To cite package 'bftools' in publications use:

John Muschelli (NA). bftools: BioFormats Tools. R package version

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {bftools: BioFormats Tools},
author = {John Muschelli},
note = {R package version 0.1.1},
url = {},


If you have any problems with this package you can open a new issue or check the already existing ones here.

To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

# From the Binary Repo in NeuroC
neuro_install('bftools', release = "stable", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "stable"))
neuro_install('bftools', release = "current", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "current"))

# from GitHub
neuro_install('bftools', release = "stable", release_repo = "github")
neuro_install('bftools', release = "current", release_repo = "github")

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on November 1 2018 3:51PM
Last updated on September 17 2019 10:58AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
Importsdplyr, tidyr, zoo, xml2
Suggestscovr, png, knitr, rmarkdown, testthat