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Tutorial 6: Conclusion



In this tutorial, you learned about the SLAMô algorithm and how to use it to select a small set of genes (features) that can be used to train a committee of artificial neural networks (ANNs) to predict the classes of new samples. For further information, please see ANN Classification and Prediction Overview.

When you are finished, you can close all the open plots either by clicking on the 'x' box in the upper-right hand corner of each, or by selecting Close All from the Window menu.



Reference 1:

'Classification and diagnostic prediction of cancers using gene expression profiling and artificial neural networks.' Javed Khan, Jun S Wei, Markus Ringner, Lao H Saal, Marc Ladanyi, Frank Westermann, Frank Berthold, Manfred Schwab, Cristina R Antonescu, Carsten Peterson & Paul S Meltzer. Nature Medicine 7(6) pp.673-679 (June 2001).


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