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[closed] Introductory workshop 8 July 2018, Barcelona (SP)

The registrations are now closed as we have reached above and beyond capacity! (53 registrations! Many thanks for your interest!) We will be running a one-day workshop as part of the XXIX International Biometric Conference (IBC 2018). Instructors: Dr Kim-Anh Lê … Continue reading

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News 2018, workshops 2018 and DIABLO

Dear all, The first few months of the year have been busy for us. Thanks to your support, we have been ranked second to the Bioinformatics Peer Prize (57 votes, so close after the winner with 59 votes!). Our entry … Continue reading

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Introductory workshop 12-13 April 2018, Sydney (AUS)

[The workshop is restricted to WestMead staff only] The objective of this workshop is to introduce the fundamental concepts of multivariate dimension reduction methodologies. Those methods are particularly useful for data exploration and integration of large data sets, and especially … Continue reading

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[open] Beginner workshop 23-25 July 2018, Melbourne (AUS)

With the advent of high-throughput sequencing technologies, multivariate dimension reduction methods propose powerful statistical analyses to obtain a first understanding of large and complex data sets. They provide insightful visualisations, are efficient on large data sets and make little assumptions … Continue reading

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[closed] Advanced workshop, 7-8 June 2018, Parisian region (FR)

[EOI now closed, we will contact the participants in the next couple of days to confirm their attendance, thank you!] The objective of this ‘semi-advanced’ workshop is to introduce the fundamental concepts of multivariate dimension reduction methods for the integration … Continue reading

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A quick video introduction for mixOmics, vote for us!

Dear mixOmics friends, users, and adventurers, We are reaching out to you to get your unbiased vote 😉 for the Bioinformatics PeerPrize III where we promote our latest publication in PLoS Computational Biology as a software article. For those not … Continue reading

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6.3.1 on CRAN: bug fixes and latest news

We pushed 6.3.1 following a major bug in 6.3.0 when dealing with missing values (especially with DIABLO). Another bug related to the one-sided t-test in the tune functions.  All good now. Nipals is also faster to run. A big thank … Continue reading

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mixOmics article is out!

Finally, after many years of hard work developing and implementing the methods, we summarised them into a nice software paper in PLoS Computational Biology, primarily focusing on the supervised analyses. Note that DIABLO is still not published yet (we are … Continue reading

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Version 6.3.0 and workshop

A new CRAN version is now available. We have considerably improved the computational time for the tune and perf functions! (see example below). We also fixed some reproducibility issues when using parallel computing with a set seed. The update of … Continue reading

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Two postdoc positions available, University of Melbourne, Australia

The Lê Cao lab is opening two research fellow positions based at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Research Fellow in Computational Genomics and Statistics Position number: 0042986. Level B University of Melbourne. Three years fixed term. Applications open until 14th … Continue reading

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