Statistical analysis of metabolomics data

Alysha M. De Livera, Moshe Olshansky, Terence P. Speed

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Abstract

Statistical matters form an integral part of a metabolomics experiment. In this chapter we describe several important aspects in the analysis of metabolomics data such as the removal of unwanted variation and the identification of differentially abundant metabolites, along with a number of other essential statistical considerations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMetabolomics Tools for Natural Product Discovery
Subtitle of host publicationMethods and Protocols
EditorsUte Roessner, Daniel Anthony Dias
Place of PublicationNew York NY USA
PublisherHumana Press
Pages291-307
Number of pages17
Volume1055
ISBN (Print)9781627035767
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
Volume1055
ISSN (Print)1064-3745

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