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Statistical model

statistical model

A formal representation for a class of processes that allows a means of analyzing results from experimental studies, such as the Poisson model or the general linear model; it need not propose a process literally interpretable in the context of the individual case.


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... rooms, with the same number of lightbulbs (which are the exact same model), supplied by the exact same energy source, who don't use any other ... it would show up as a discrepancy in the energy usage. It's measurable, statistical and theoretically repeatable. You say that discharges interfering ...

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by JoshuaFlynn
Sun May 27, 2012 10:54 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 40
Views: 165807

Elephant: The First Primate?

... evolution. It initially appeared that genetic data resolved the basic models of recent human evolution in favor of the “out-of-Africa replacement” ... rejected. The model of recent human evolution that emerges from a statistical hypothesis-testing framework does not correspond to any of the ...

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by Kully
Thu Apr 19, 2012 12:15 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Elephant: The First Primate?
Replies: 1
Views: 3419

The Keyhole Paradox: Challenging universal common descent.

... system made its two-stage proliferation to encompass all felines. The model you suggest could work theoretically for minor reproductive changes, ... not in any realistic sense. I agree. However, you will have to apply a statistical correction (Bonferroni or similar). That is to say, if something ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue Feb 07, 2012 5:29 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Keyhole Paradox: Challenging universal common descent.
Replies: 5
Views: 5006

Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... of recombination in RNA viruses have supported a copy± choice model, originally proposed in the case of poliovirus (Cooper et al., 1974) ... crossover points and to test results suggestive of recombination for statistical signicance. Several methods for detecting recombination events ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
Replies: 2
Views: 36099

Re: PETA

... mouse human) and then try to 'cure' them. This is called an 'animal model' and it has no correlation to the real disease so the 'cure' does not ... NY. "Practically all animal experiments are untenable on a statistical scientific basis, for they possess no scientific validity or ...

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by noratmedicineforme
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:00 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PETA
Replies: 54
Views: 39762
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