[BioC] Van't Veer paper on breast cancer

Joern Toedling toedling at ebi.ac.uk
Tue Feb 19 16:54:09 CET 2008

Hi Eleni,

other people have tried to reproduce those results as well, please see
this paper by Tibshirani and Efron from 2002:


PS: And I dare to predict that some people will tell you off for sending
such non-R questions to R-help.

Eleni Christodoulou wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am working at the FORTH institute in Crete and it's been a long now that I
> am trying to reproduce the results of the paper :
> "Gene expression profiling predits clinical outcome of breast cancer", by
> Van't Veer et al. It has been published in NATURE, vol 415,
> 31 January 2002.
> http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v415/n6871/full/415530a.html
> I am facing some difficulties in building the classifier and I was wondering
> if someone else has worked on it and could give me some help.
> Thank you all,
> Eleni

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