General correlation and partial correlation analysis in finding interactions: with Spearman rank correlation and proportion correlation as correlation measures

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WenJun Zhang; Xin Li;
  • Publisher: International Academy of Ecology and Environmental Sciences
  • Journal: Network Biology (issn: 2220-8879, eissn: 2220-8879)
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  • Subject: false and true direct interactions | Spearman rank correlation | proportion correlation | partial correlation | statistic test | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

Between-taxon interactions can be detected by calculating the sampling data of taxon sample type. In present study, Spearman rank correlation and proportion correlation are chosen as the general correlation measures, and their partial correlations are calculated and com... View more
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