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genefilter: methods for filtering genes from high-throughput experiments

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Some basic functions for filtering genes

Author: R. Gentleman, V. Carey, W. Huber, F. Hahne

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PDF R Script Additional plots for: Independent filtering increases power for detecting differentially expressed genes, Bourgon et al., PNAS (2010)
PDF R Script Diagnostics for independent filtering
PDF R Script How to find genes whose expression profile is similar to that of specified genes
PDF R Script Using the genefilter function to filter genes from a microarray dataset
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