Journal article

Statistical Analysis of Metabolomics Data

Alysha M De Livera, Moshe Olshansky, Terence P Speed, U Roessner (ed.), DA Dias (ed.)

METABOLOMICS TOOLS FOR NATURAL PRODUCT DISCOVERY: METHODS AND PROTOCOLS | HUMANA PRESS INC | Published : 2013

Abstract

Statistical matters form an integral part of a metabolomics experiment. In this chapter we describe several important aspects in the analysis of metabolomics data such as the removal of unwanted variation and the identification of differentially abundant metabolites, along with a number of other essential statistical considerations.