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Normalization and variance stabilization of single-cell RNA-seq data using regularized negative binomial regression

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Variance Stabilizing Transformation 

 

 

It is obvious that the variance of counts is generally greater than their mean, especially for genes expressed at a higher level.

There are two mathematically equivalent formulations of the NB distribution.

In its traditional form, which I will mention only for the sake of completion, the NB distribution estimates the probability of having a number of failures until a specified number of successes occur. 

The second definition sounds more intimidating but is much more useful. The NB distribution can be defined as a Poisson-Gamma mixture distribution. 

 

posted @ 2019-07-26 11:31 Life·Intelligence 阅读(...) 评论(...) 编辑 收藏
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