, filename=None, save_path='data/10X', url=None, return_filtered=True, remove_extracted_data=False, **scanpy_read_10x_kwargs)[source]

Loads a file from 10x website.

dataset_name : str | NoneOptional[str] (default: None)

Name of the dataset file. Has to be one of: “frozen_pbmc_donor_a”, “frozen_pbmc_donor_b”, “frozen_pbmc_donor_c”, “fresh_68k_pbmc_donor_a”, “cd14_monocytes”, “b_cells”, “cd34”, “cd56_nk”, “cd4_t_helper”, “regulatory_t”, “naive_t”, “memory_t”, “cytotoxic_t”, “naive_cytotoxic”, “pbmc8k”, “pbmc4k”, “t_3k”, “t_4k”, “neuron_9k”, “pbmc_1k_protein_v3”, “pbmc_10k_protein_v3”, “malt_10k_protein_v3”, “pbmc_1k_v2”, “pbmc_1k_v3”, “pbmc_10k_v3”, “hgmm_1k_v2”, “hgmm_1k_v3”, “hgmm_5k_v3”, “hgmm_10k_v3”, “neuron_1k_v2”, “neuron_1k_v3”, “neuron_10k_v3”, “heart_1k_v2”, “heart_1k_v3”, “heart_10k_v3”, 5k_pbmc_protein_v3”, “5k_pbmc_protein_v3_nextgem”, 1M_neurons”.

filename : str | NoneOptional[str] (default: None)

manual override of the filename to write to.

save_path : strstr (default: 'data/10X')

Location to use when saving/loading the data.

url : str | NoneOptional[str] (default: None)

manual override of the download remote location. Note that we already provide urls for most 10X datasets, which are automatically formed only using the dataset_name.

return_filtered : boolbool (default: True)

Either filtered data or raw data.

remove_extracted_data : boolbool (default: False)

Whether to remove extracted archives in the case of .tar.gz downloads.


Kwargs for scanpy’s read_10x function

Return type



adata initialized with 10x data


>>> import scvi
>>> neuron ="neuron_9k")