Calculate the differences between proportions predicted by deconvolution and the values actually measured

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Description

A function is used to calculate the root-mean-square error (RMSE) for the accurracy of estimated proportions.

Usage

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      rmse(x, y)

Arguments

x

proportions from the actual measurement

y

estimated proportions from our deconvolution

Value

A number for RMSE

Author(s)

Ting Gong tinggong@gmail.com Joseph D. Szustakowski joseph.szustakowski@novartis.com

References

Gong, T., et al. (2011) Optimal Deconvolution of Transcriptional Profiling Data Using Quadratic Programming with Application to Complex Clinical Blood Samples, PLoS One, 6, e27156.