Chen, Song Xi and Qin, Yingli
(2010):
*A Two Sample Test for High Dimensional Data with Applications to Gene-set Testing.*
Published in: The Annals of Statistics
, Vol. 38,
(2010): pp. 808-835.

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## Abstract

We proposed a two sample test for means of high dimensional data when the data dimension is much larger than the sample size. The classical Hotelling's $T^2$ test does not work for this ``large p, small n" situation. The proposed test does not require explicit conditions on the relationship between the data dimension and sample size. This offers much flexibility in analyzing high dimensional data. An application of the proposed test is in testing significance for sets of genes, which we demonstrate in an empirical study on a Leukemia data set.

Item Type: | MPRA Paper |
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Original Title: | A Two Sample Test for High Dimensional Data with Applications to Gene-set Testing |

English Title: | A Two Sample Test for High Dimensional Data with Applications to Gene-set Testing |

Language: | English |

Keywords: | large p small n; martingale central limit theorem; multiple comparison. |

Subjects: | C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C12 - Hypothesis Testing: General C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C14 - Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods: General |

Item ID: | 59642 |

Depositing User: | Professor Song Xi Chen |

Date Deposited: | 04 Nov 2014 05:47 |

Last Modified: | 27 Sep 2019 03:38 |

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URI: | https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/id/eprint/59642 |