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Variance stabilization in flow cytometry (and microarrays)

Bioconductor version: Development (3.20)

Per-channel variance stabilization from a collection of flow cytometry samples by Bertlett test for homogeneity of variances. The approach is applicable to microarrays data as well.

Author: Ariful Azad

Maintainer: Ariful Azad <azad at>

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flowVS: Cell population matching and meta-clustering in Flow Cytometry PDF R Script
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biocViews CellBasedAssays, FlowCytometry, ImmunoOncology, Microarray, Software
Version 1.37.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.1 (R-3.2) (9 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.2), methods, flowCore, flowViz, flowStats
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