Posts Tagged ‘ds’

SVM movie

March 5, 2016

quick video for visualizing the power of kernels in SVM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3liCbRZPrZA

Research Parasites

January 23, 2016

Dara sharing http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMe1516564 Deems #datascientists as “research parasites,” using another’s data for their own ends via @dspakowicz

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“A second concern held by some is that a new class of research person will emerge — people who had nothing to do with the design and execution of the study but use another group’s data for their own ends, possibly stealing from the research productivity planned by the data gatherers, or even use the data to try to disprove what the original investigators had posited. There is concern among some front-line researchers that the system will be taken over by what some researchers have characterized as “research parasites.””
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Computational analysis of cell-to-cell heterogeneity in single-cell RNA-sequencing data reveals hidden subpopulations of cells : Nature Biotechnology : Nature Publishing Group

November 14, 2015

Heterogeneity in #singlecell RNAseq…hidden subpopulations by @OliverStegle lab http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v33/n2/full/nbt.3102.html scLVM corrects for cell cycle phase

Buettner, Florian, Kedar N. Natarajan, F. Paolo Casale, Valentina
Proserpio, Antonio Scialdone, Fabian J. Theis, Sarah A. Teichmann,
John C. Marioni, and Oliver Stegle. "Computational analysis of
cell-to-cell heterogeneity in single-cell RNA-sequencing data reveals
hidden subpopulations of cells." Nature biotechnology 33, no. 2
(2015): 155-160.

Human Genetics Shape the Gut Microbiome: Cell

December 19, 2014

Human Genetics Shape the Gut #Microbiome
http://www.cell.com/abstract/S0092-8674%2814%2901241-0 A particular family of firmicutes is highly heritable & correlated w/ BMI

Goodrich, J.K., Waters, J.L., Poole, A.C., Sutter, J.L., Koren, O., Blekhman, R., Beaumont, M., Van Treuren, W., Knight, R., Bell, J.T., et al. (2014). Human Genetics Shape the Gut Microbiome. Cell 159, 789–799.