Retrieve the metadata from a SIAMCAT object

meta(siamcat)

# S4 method for siamcat
meta(siamcat)

# S4 method for sample_data
meta(siamcat)

Arguments

siamcat

(Required). A siamcat-class object

Value

The metadata as sample_data-class object

Details

This function will retrieve the metadata from a SIAMCAT object. The metadata is a object of the sample_data-class.

Examples

data(siamcat_example)
temp <- meta(siamcat_example)
head(temp)
#> Sample Data:        [6 samples by 5 sample variables]:
#>                    Age BMI Gender AJCC_stage     FOBT
#> CCIS27304052ST-3-0  52  20      F         -1 Negative
#> CCIS15794887ST-4-0  37  18      F         -1 Negative
#> CCIS74726977ST-3-0  66  24      M         -1 Negative
#> CCIS16561622ST-4-0  54  26      M         -1 Negative
#> CCIS79210440ST-3-0  65  30      M         -1 Positive
#> CCIS82507866ST-3-0  57  24      M         -1 Negative