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Mapping quantitative data to color

Nature Methods volume 9, page 769 (2012) | Download Citation

Data structure informs choice of color maps.

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  1. Nils Gehlenborg is a research associate at Harvard Medical School and the Broad Institute.

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  2. Bang Wong is the creative director of the Broad Institute and an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

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