Table 3

Summary of results of the HyperLasso for the simulated data with only main effects
Parameters True/False positive effectsa
Shape a Inverse scale b Type I error α
0.1 1.7 × 10-3 0.05 10/1b
0.05 1.5 × 10-3 9/2
0.01 1.4 × 10-3 10/2
0.1 9.8 × 10-4 0.01 9/1
0.05 8.8 × 10-4 9/1
0.01 7.9 × 10-4 9/1
0.1 5.2 × 10-4 <a onClick="popup('http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2156/14/5/mathml/M82','MathML',630,470);return false;" target="_blank" href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2156/14/5/mathml/M82">View MathML</a> 8/1
0.05 4.7 × 10-4 8/1
0.01 4.2 × 10-4 8/1
0.1 3.6 × 10-4 <a onClick="popup('http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2156/14/5/mathml/M83','MathML',630,470);return false;" target="_blank" href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2156/14/5/mathml/M83">View MathML</a> 7/0
0.05 3.2 × 10-4 7/0
0.01 2.9 × 10-4 7/0

aEffects with p-value ≤ 0.05 were considered as significant different from zero.

bThe optimal results chosen for comparison with other methods.

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Huang et al. BMC Genetics 2013 14:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-14-5

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