An Intuitive Introduction To Bayes' Theorem (Video)

A little while back on The Digital Biologist, we published a 2-part introduction to Bayes’ Theorem. Part 1 of this series has now been made into a video that offers an intuitive introduction to Bayes’ Theorem, and features biomarkers as an example of a life science application of the Bayesian approach.

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The Future of Research is now a thing

After enduring years of steady erosion of their funding, pay, career opportunities and work/life balance, it’s great to see researchers taking things into their own hands and getting behind a truly grassroots organization like Future Of Research (FOR) that was founded in October 2014 to address these issues.

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Python For The Life Sciences: Table of contents now available

Our book Python For The Life Sciences is now nearing publication. Quite a number of people have asked us to release a table of contents for the book, so without further ado, here is the first draft of the table of contents.

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The Central Role Of User Experience Design In Scientific Modeling

Next to the challenge of representing the sheer complexity of biological systems, this cognitive element of modeling may be the single biggest reason why modeling is not in the mainstream of the life sciences.

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