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CC-W = McCormick Place Convention Center, West Building,   CC-N = McCormick Place Convention Center, North Building
H = Hilton Chicago,   UC= Conference Chicago at University Center
* = applied session       ! = JSM meeting theme

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580 * ! Wed, 8/3/2016, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-W184d
Statistical and Computational Advances in Microbiome and Metagenomic Studies — Invited Papers
Biometrics Section
Organizer(s): Hongzhe Li, University of Pennsylvania
Chair(s): Jun Chen, Mayo Clinic
2:05 PM COCACOLA: Binning Metagenomic Contigs Using Sequence COmposition, Read CoverAge, CO-Alignment, and Paired-End Read LinkAge Fengzhu Sun, University of Southern California ; Yang Lu, University of Southern California ; Ting Chen, University of Southern California ; Jed Fuhrman, University of Southern California
2:30 PM The Need for Parametric Statistics in Microbiome Research Bill Shannon, Washington University/Biorankings ; Sharina Carter, BioRankings
2:55 PM Resolving Heteroscedasticity Issues in Multivariate Analysis of Microbiome Data Alexander V. Alekseyenko, Medical University of South Carolina
3:20 PM Discussant: Hongzhe Li, University of Pennsylvania
3:40 PM Floor Discussion
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