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Human Studies

Biostatistics Branch

The following investigators are involved in Human Studies projects, an example of which is given below: David Dunson, Grace Kissling(, Shyamal Peddada(, David Umbach(, Clarice Weinberg(, Dmitri Zaykin(

Occult-onset disease: Motivated by the NIEHS Uterine Fibroid (Leiomyoma) Study, the Branch developed a Bayesian approach that incorporates current disease severity information in estimating incidence rates and rates of disease progression, based on screening for an often-occult disease.

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