Measuring correlation between similarity scores. Pearson (A) and Spearman rank correlation (B) values were calculated to measure the degree of agreement between scores generated using each of the various measures. Scores were generated for the 100 k dataset for each method. Correlation was evaluated for scores between all possible pairs of measures.
Mistry and Pavlidis BMC Bioinformatics 2008 9:327 doi:10.1186/1471-2105-9-327