tau.estimate: Optimal shrinkage intensity parameters.

Description Usage Arguments Value References

View source: R/tau.estimate.R

Description

Estimation of the optimal shrinkage parameters as described in [1,2] and implemented in a more general version within the SHIP package [2].

Usage

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Arguments

x

Data set on which the covariance matrix is estimated.

Value

tau

Optimal shrinkage intensity parameter

References

[1] Schaefer J. and Strimmer K., 2005. A shrinkage approach to large-scale covariance matrix estimation and implications for functional genomics. Statist. Appl. Genet. Mol. Biol. 4:32.

[2] Jelizarow M., Guillemot V., Tenenhaus A., Strimmer K., Boulesteix A.-L., 2010. Over-optimism in bioinformatics: an illustration. Bioinformatics 26:1990-1998.


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