Analysis of Biomarker Data: A Practical Guide by Stephen W. Looney,Joseph L. Hagan

By Stephen W. Looney,Joseph L. Hagan

A “how to” advisor for utilizing statistical the way to biomarker info analysis

Presenting a high-quality origin for the statistical equipment which are used to investigate biomarker facts, Analysis of Biomarker facts: a pragmatic consultant features hottest thoughts for biomarker validation. The authors offer descriptions of choose trouble-free statistical equipment which are ordinarily used to investigate biomarker info with a spotlight at the right software of every approach, together with helpful assumptions, software program strategies, and correct interpretation of machine output. additionally, the e-book discusses often encountered demanding situations in interpreting biomarker information and the way to accommodate them, equipment for the standard review of biomarkers, and biomarker learn designs.

Covering a wide diversity of statistical equipment which were used to research biomarker facts in released study stories, Analysis of Biomarker facts: a pragmatic Guide additionally features:

  • A larger emphasis at the software of equipment in preference to the underlying statistical and mathematical theory
  • The use of SAS®, R, and different software program all through to demonstrate the offered calculations for every example
  • Numerous workouts according to real-world info in addition to recommendations to the issues to help in reader comprehension
  • The rules of fine examine learn layout and the tools for assessing the standard of a newly proposed biomarker
  • A better half site that features a software program appendix with a number of varieties of software program and whole info units from the book’s examples

Analysis of Biomarker facts: a pragmatic advisor is a fantastic upper-undergraduate and graduate-level textbook for classes within the organic or environmental sciences. a good reference for statisticians who mostly research and interpret biomarker information, the ebook is additionally necessary for researchers who desire to practice their very own analyses of biomarker information, reminiscent of toxicologists, pharmacologists, epidemiologists, environmental and scientific laboratory scientists, and different pros within the future health and environmental sciences.


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