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Multiple Testing using SAM and Efron's Empirical Bayes Approaches

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Identification of differentially expressed genes and estimation of the False Discovery Rate (FDR) using both the Significance Analysis of Microarrays (SAM) and the Empirical Bayes Analyses of Microarrays (EBAM).

Author: Holger Schwender

Maintainer: Holger Schwender <holger.schw at>

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biocViews DifferentialExpression, ExonArray, GeneExpression, Microarray, MultipleComparison, SNP, Software
Version 1.78.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 1.6 (R-2.1) or earlier (> 19 years)
License LGPL (>= 2)
Depends Biobase, multtest, splines, methods
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