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Nature Biotechnology 22, 1177 - 1178 (2004)
doi:10.1038/nbt0904-1177

What is Bayesian statistics?

Sean R Eddy1


There seem to be a lot of computational biology papers with 'Bayesian' in their titles these days. What's distinctive about 'Bayesian' methods?

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  1. Sean R. Eddy is at Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Blvd., Box 8510, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108, USA. e-mail: eddy@genetics.wustl.edu


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