Table 1

Comparison of proximity measures

Proximity measure

Mode

Normalization required

Detects shifting pattern

Detects scaling pattern


Euclidian

Mutual

Yes

Yes

No

Pearson

Mutual

No

Yes

Yes

Spearman

Mutual

No

No

No

MSR

Aggregate

No

Yes

Yes

NMRS

Mutual

No

Yes

Yes


The table 1 presents the comparison of different proximity measure.

Mahanta et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2012 13(Suppl 13):S4   doi:10.1186/1471-2105-13-S13-S4

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