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Bridget Edinger
Some insignificant thoughts on statistical versus biological significance Jan 25, 2008 . Some insignificant thoughts on statistical versus biological significance. Statistics books often remind us that the statistically significant . http://snailstales.blogspot.com/2008/01/someinsignificantthoughtson.html NPWRC :: Statistical Significance Testing Aug 3, 2006 . The Insignificance of Statistical Significance Testing . (Null hypotheses often are developed after the data are in hand and have been rummaged through, but that's another topic. . Biological Versus Statistical Significance . http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/methods/statsig/stathyp.htm NPWRC :: The Insignificance of Statistical Significance Testing Aug 24, 2006 . A discussion of limitations of and misperceptions about . http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/methods/statsig/index.htm biological significance  definition of biological significance in the ... Meaning of biological significance medical term. What does . http://medicaldictionary.thefreedictionary.com/biological+significance
Dana Dexter
PowerPoint Presentation  OMIM Search Please report two or three hits which are both statistically and biologically signifi cant. Also report two or three hits which you think are neither statistically nor . http://biochem218.stanford.edu/Homework%2003.pdf Handbook of Biological Statistics: Hypothesis testing Sep 12, 2009 . It is important to distinguish between biological null and alternative . If you do find a statistically significant difference in foot size, that might not . http://udel.edu/~mcdonald/stathyptesting.html DOSITS: Statistical vs. Biological Significance Biological Significance. Statistical vs. Biological Significance. The conclusion that there is a statistically significant difference indicates only that the difference is . http://www.dosits.org/science/advancedtopics/statisticaluncertainty/statisticalvsbiologicalsignificance/ STATISTICAL SIGNIFICANCE IN BIOLOGICAL SEQUENCE ... Statistical Significance and Biological Significance. Blast, fasta, and other sequence similarity searching programs are designed to identify distantly . http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.114.6259&rep=rep1&type=pdf Statistical significance and biological relevance: A call for a more ... Statistical significance and biological relevance: A call for a more cautious interpretation of results in ecology. Alejandro Mart?nezAbra?n*. IMEDEA (CSIC UIB) . http://www.cbpv.com.br/artigos/1240516452.pdf
Julie Levesque
The Insignificance of Statistical Significance Testing Douglas H ... Sep 5, 2007 . pothesis is true, power analysis, and distinctions between statistical and biological significance. Statistical hy pothesis testing, in which the null . http://www.auburn.edu/~tds0009/Articles/Johnson%201999.pdf Clinical versus statistical significance as they relate to the efficacy of ... May 1, 2003 . The author suggests that clinically significant results should be defined before initiating a study and statistical significance testing should be . http://jada.ada.org/content/134/5/583.full
Laurie Lucier
Statistical Significance and Biological Relevance Sep 8, 2011 . The SC considered the distinction between the concepts of biological relevance and statistical significance and produced descriptions of the . http://www.efsa.europa.eu/fr/efsajournal/doc/2372.pdf The Difference Between “Significant” and “Not Significant” is not ... statistical significance and then draw a sharp distinction between significant and . The article, “Biological Versus Nonbiological Older Brothers and Men's . http://www.stat.columbia.edu/~gelman/research/published/signif4.pdf
Laurie Lucier
BioMed Central  Full text  Pairwise statistical significance of local ... Mar 19, 2009 . Accurate estimation of statistical significance of a pairwise alignment . statistical significance is a good preliminary indicator of biological significance, . Database statistical significance versus pairwise statistical significance . http://www.biomedcentral.com/14712105/10/S3/S1
Chris Irish
Clinical Epidemiology & EBM Glossary: Experimental Design ... Clinical epidemiology and evidencebased medicine glossary: Experimental design and . Biological (clinical) significance is unrelated to statistical significance. . http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/coursesjmgay/GlossExpDesign.htm Methods for assessing the statistical significance of molecular ... more sequences may have biological significance. It is therefore desirable . teins, and statistically ignificant subalignments involving the recently characterized . http://www.pnas.org/content/87/6/2264.full.pdf
Becca ClearyBecca Cleary Sequence alignment  Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia However, the biological relevance of sequence alignments is . results and the assessment of statistical significance; . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequence_alignment Statistical Significance, Sample Size and Expected Effects Comparing statistical significance, sample size and expected effects are important before . The concepts are very useful in biological, economical and social . http://www.experimentresources.com/statisticalsignificancesamplesize.html
Lori Emerson  Office AdministratorFurther insignificant thoughts on statistical versus biological ... Mar 6, 2009 . Further insignificant thoughts on statistical versus biological significance. In Intuitive Biostatistics (1995), Harvey Motulsky writes: With large . http://snailstales.blogspot.com/2009/03/furtherinsignificantthoughtson.html
