Interpretation of Log 2 fold change
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@adeler001-21743
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Hello I want to clarify the results I see under the log2 fold change column of the significantly differentially expressed genes table generated by DESeq2. If a gene for example has a log2 fold change of 6. Does that mean to calculate the fold change you would do 2^6 = 64 ?Therefore the gene has a log fold change of 64.

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@james-w-macdonald-5106
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That is correct.

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Thank you much James

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