Statistical Inference for Finite Alphabet Structures

Neyman Seminar
Jan 31, 2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm
1011 Evans Hall
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A challenging problem in cancer genetics is that tumors often consist of a few different groups of cells, so called clones, where each clone has different mutations, like copy-number (CN) variations. In whole genome sequencing the mutations of the different clones get mixed up, according to their relative unknown proportion in the tumor. However, CN's of single clones can only take values in a...
Merle Behr, University of Göttingen