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Utilities to train and validate classifiers based on pair switching using the K-Top-Scoring-Pair (KTSP) algorithm

Bioconductor version: Release (3.19)

The package offer different classifiers based on comparisons of pair of features (TSP), using various decision rules (e.g., majority wins principle).

Author: Bahman Afsari <bahman at>, Luigi Marchionni <marchion at>, Wikum Dinalankara <wdinala1 at>

Maintainer: Bahman Afsari <bahman at>, Luigi Marchionni <marchion at>, Wikum Dinalankara <wdinala1 at>

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biocViews Classification, Software, StatisticalMethod
Version 1.40.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.0 (R-3.1) (9.5 years)
License GPL-2
Depends R (>= 2.13.1), pROC, gplots
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