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- R is a free software programming language and a software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used among statisticians and data miners for developing statistical software and data analysis. R's popularity has increased substantially in recent years with the...
Tags: R, Bioconductor, R packages, Biostatistics, Statistical Programmers, Genomics

1387 days ago

Which are the best statistical programming languages to study for a bioinformatician?

In Bio-informatics based genome sequencing and predicting metabolic pathways research jobs I used Matlab, SAS, SPSS, R and several Bioconductor packages. Matlab had a lot of powerful tools and was easy to use, whereas SPSS is for non-programmers and R need programming skills. I am ...Tags: R, SAS, SPSS, Matlab, Bioconductor, Genomics, Pathway, Biostatistics

1388 days ago

- Scientific Interests: Models and software for predicting who is at risk of carrying genetic variants that confer susceptibility to cancer. Application to breast, ovarian, colorectal, pancreatic and skin cancer. Statistical methods for the analysis of high throughput genomic data: analysis o...
Tags: Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Research, Biostatistics, Genomics, Cancer

1316 days ago

- Hi. I m a new to R and biostatistics. Do you think is possible to learn R by yourself? Can you recommend me some book or same web site for that? Thank you very much!
Tags: R, Bioinformatics, Tutorial, Learn, Biostatistics

798 days ago

- Biostatistics is the application of statistics to a wide range of topics in biology. The science of biostatistics encompasses the design of biological experiments, especially in medicine, pharmacy, agriculture and fishery; the collection, summarization, and analysis of data from those experiments...
Tags: Bioinformatics, BioStats, Biostatistics, Material, Tutorial, education, Teaching

171 days ago

Bookmarks Biostatistics materials and books

Biostatistics did not spring fully formed from the brow of R. A. Fisher, but evolved over many years. This process is continuing, although it may not be obvious from the outside. It has been ten years since the first edition of this book appeared (and rather longer since it was begun). Over this ...Tags: Bioinformatics, Analysis, Biostatistics, Books, Materials

171 days ago

- One of our primary focuses will be to develop an understanding of the various ways in which we can assign a probability to some chance event. We'll also learn the fundamental properties of probability, investigate how probability behaves, and learn how to calculate the probability of a ...
Tags: Bioinformatics, Analysis, Biostatistics, Books, Materials

169 days ago