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Table 1 Summary of stability levels based on AUCOR

From: Stability of methods for differential expression analysis of RNA-seq data

  edgeR edgeR_robust DESeq_glm DESeq2 EBSeq Voom
Low replicate number + + + ++ -
(2 to 4)       
High replicate number + - ++ + + ++
(> 4)       
Low fold change + + + +
(< 3)       
High fold change + + + + - +
(> 3)       
Low dispersion + + - + +
(< 1)       
High dispersion + + + + + +
(> 1)       
No outliers + + + + + +
Outliers - + ++ ++
Low expressed features + + + - - +
High expressed features + + - + - +
  1. Symbols, ++, +, −, −− indicate very good, good, bad and very bad, respectively