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statistics

The science and art of collecting, summarizing, and analyzing data that are subject to random variation. The term is also applied to the data themselves and to the summarization of the data.


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Upcoming Workshop: A Beginner's Guide to NGS Data Analysis

... read mapping and understand its problems (dynamic programming, alignment visualization, NGS mapping heuristics, etc.), perform your own mapping statistics and visualize your data in different ways (IGV, UCSC, etc.). The last two modules adress two specific applications of NGS: RNA-seq of model ...

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by ecSeq
Fri Jan 23, 2015 5:44 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Upcoming Workshop: A Beginner's Guide to NGS Data Analysis
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Views: 321

For a Statistics Assignment, I have a Biology Survey

Hello everyone. I hope this is Biology-related enough to stay on this forum. I only need 30 people to take this survey. It is 19 questions, and the information will only be used for educational purposes. If you have a chance, I would appreciate the help. :) I have posted it in two parts here: https&...

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by misontic
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:11 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For a Statistics Assignment, I have a Biology Survey
Replies: 2
Views: 741

Re: holographic origin of life

... reactions, it will behave mechanistically and will produce reproducible results. The factor ε must follow a normal distribution as known by statistics. C) One can also test the way the living forms and their functions are decaying when they move to more hostile conditions on earth, such ...

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by minasole
Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:26 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
Replies: 15
Views: 27255

Statistics - minitab - which test should i use?! please help

Researchers were interested in whether baby boys and baby girls have different weight at birth. Researches selected 12 families with one son and one daughter. Formulate a suitable null hypothesis and alternative null hypothesis. This is what i came up with for the alternative: The mean weight of bab...

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by hb465
Mon Mar 17, 2014 12:19 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Statistics - minitab - which test should i use?! please help
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Views: 1629

Simpson's Diversity Index and Single Individuals

Hi ac2012. When calculating statistics the larger the sample the greater the accuracy. A sample of one is no use whatever. Even 5 is too small for any viable calculation.

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by animartco
Tue Nov 19, 2013 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Simpson's Diversity Index and Single Individuals
Replies: 2
Views: 4857
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