## Words similar to discriminant

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A set of transcripts that correlated with administration of the SU5416 regimen was identified and independently validated in additional clinical samples; discriminant analysis of change in levels of these transcripts demonstrated their potential utility in class prediction.

The method is based on application of discriminant analysis to alignment scores, in order to separate the scores for pairs of functionally identical proteins from different genomes from the scores for proteins with different functions.

In contrast, in supervised learning (also known as discriminant analysis, class prediction, and supervised pattern recognition), the classes are predefined and the task is to understand the basis for the classification from a set of labeled objects (training or learning set).

For the corresponding sample ML discriminant rules, the population mean vectors and covariance matrices are estimated from a learning set by the sample mean vectors and covariance matrices, respectively: and . For the constant covariance matrix case, the pooled estimate of the common covariance matrix is used: , where n

Davis L, Jr., Hurt R, Morse R, O'Brien P. Discriminant analysis of the Self-Administered Alcoholism Screening Test.