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Published by International Agency for Research on Cancer, Distributed by Oxford University Press in Lyon, France, Carey, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Epidemiology -- Statistical methods.,
  • Health risk assessment -- Statistical methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesQuantitative estimation and prediction of human risks for cancer
    Statementedited by S. Moolgavkar ... [et al.].
    SeriesIARC scientific publications,, no. 131
    ContributionsMoolgavkar, Suresh H., International Agency for Research on Cancer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC268.5 .Q366 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL120207M
    ISBN 109283221311
    LC Control Number99485842
    OCLC/WorldCa42320919

    However, a need exists for reliable approaches to systematically estimate human health risks for all, rather than for just a few, chemicals. Accordingly, the National Academies recommended the "development of default approaches to support risk estimation for the large number of chemicals lacking chemical-specific information" (NRC ).   MUT Risk is an ADMET Risk™ score that summarizes the mutagenicity predictions using 10 separate Artificial Neural Networks Ensemble classification models (results of 10 individual Ames tests with 5 strains under the presence or absence of rat S9). For each positive classification by each of five ±S9 model pairs, a point is added to a total.

      Polygenic Risk Scores (PRS) combine genotype information across many single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) to give a score reflecting the genetic risk of developing a disease. PRS might have a major impact on public health, possibly allowing for screening campaigns to identify high-genetic risk individuals for a given disease. The . Estimating the natural history of breast cancer from bivariate data on age and tumor size at diagnosis Alexander V. Zorin, Lutz Edler, Leonid G. Hanin and Andrei Y. Yakovlev Introduction The model Estimation of model parameters Data analysis VI CASE STUDIES IN HUMAN CANCER RISK ASSESSMENT Introductory remarks

    PURPOSE To improve on current standards for breast cancer prognosis and prediction of chemotherapy benefit by developing a risk model that incorporates the gene expression-based "intrinsic" subtypes luminal A, luminal B, HER2-enriched, and basal-like. In addition to quantitative estimation of the interaction for assessing probability of risk, a reasonably validated predictive model is useful for prospective optimization of study designs. As a consequence, the definitive clinical trial would yield more meaningful information to support dosing recommendations.


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