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Accomplishments in cancer research, 1996

Accomplishments in cancer research, 1996

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Published by Lippincott-Raven in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Awards and Prizes,
  • Medical Oncology,
  • Neoplasms

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Joseph G. Fortner, Philip A. Sharp.
    ContributionsFortner, Joseph G., Sharp, Philip A., General Motors Cancer Research Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 327 p. :
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14746972M
    OCLC/WorldCa37920787

    For over two decades I have pursued the development of a unified probabilistic framework for interpreting learning machines (Golden, a, b, ; Rumelhart et al., ). My book Mathematical Methods for Neural Network Analysis and Design (, MIT Press) provides a useful introduction to my research program in the area of statistical.


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