Traditionally, people log-transform expression data. I recently saw someone square-root transform their data. Is there a reason that method is not more widely used? One of the clear benefits is that it will work with 0s, so there is no need to add a pseudocount to the entire matrix, which will disproportionally impact the low values.
Question: log vs square-root transformation
3 months ago by
igor ♦ 7.3k
igor ♦ 7.3k wrote:
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