computePOD: Compute the Probability Of Detection (POD)

Description Usage Arguments Value References Examples

Description

Compute the Probability Of Detection (POD) in qualitative PCR experiments carried out by a single laboratory.

Usage

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computePOD(x, lambda = 1, b = 1)

Arguments

x

Nominal DNA concentrations (numeric vector)

lambda

The fraction of detected DNA fragments (numeric scalar)

b

correction parameter (numeric scalar)

Value

The POD function as described in Uhlig et al., 2015

References

Uhlig et al. Accred Qual Assur (2015) 20: 75. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00769-015-1112-9

Examples

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# the optimal POD
computePOD(exp(seq(1, 10, 1)), 1, 1)
# some other POD
computePOD(exp(seq(1, 10, 1)), 0.5, 1.29)

POD documentation built on June 11, 2019, 9:03 a.m.