colon.pheno: Covariate information for the colon data

Description Usage Format References Examples

Description

Covariate data for the colon data example:

sex

Sex of the patient.

age

Age of the patient.

location

Location of the tumour.

grade

Histologic tumour grade.

UICC.stage

UICC stage of colorectal carcinoma.

Usage

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Format

The format is:

'data.frame':

12 obs. of 5 variables:

$sex:

Factor w/ 2 levels "0","1": 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 ...

$age:

int 71 76 63 73 58 66 60 66 86 76 ...

$location:

Factor w/ 2 levels "distal","proximal": 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 ...

$grade:

Factor w/ 2 levels "2","3": 1 1 2 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 ...

$UICC.stage:

Factor w/ 2 levels "2","3": 2 1 2 1 2 1 1 1 2 1 ...

References

Groene, J. et al., 2006, Transcriptional census of 36 microdissected colorectal cancers yields a gene signature to distinguish UICC II and III, Int J Cancer 119(8):1829–36.

Examples

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data(colon.pheno)
#str(colon.pheno)

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