Calculates the Average Gene-Specific Coefficient of Variation

Description

This function calculates the coefficient of variation for each gene in the qPCR experiment, and returns the average coefficient of variation across all genes.

Usage

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calcCV(qBatch)

Arguments

qBatch

A qpcrBatch object.

Value

A numeric value.

Author(s)

Jess Mar jess@jimmy.harvard.edu

Examples

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	data(qpcrBatch.object) 
	mynormRI.data <- normQpcrRankInvariant(qpcrBatch.object, 1)
	mynormQuant.data <- normQpcrQuantile(qpcrBatch.object)    
	barplot(c(calcCV(mynormRI.data), calcCV(mynormQuant.data)), col=c("red", "blue"))