z_factor: Calculates a Z-factor for two distributions

Description Usage Arguments Examples

View source: R/z_factor.R

Description

Calculates a Z-factor of Z-prime for two distributions, used to assess the separation between positive and negative controls in high-throughput screens. A value > 0.5 is indicative of a strong assay.

Usage

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z_factor(positive, negative)

Arguments

positive

numeric vector for postive control

negative

numeric vector for negative control

Examples

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x <- rnorm(100, 100)
y <- rnorm(100, 10)
z_factor(x, y)

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