Thursday, July 25, 2019


Discussion Board (Etherpad)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

convolution versus max pooling

my understanding is that convolution kernel is a sliding window method, but max-pooling is a deserted down-samples method.  

diagram to explain disordered proteins

diagram to explain disordered proteins, Figure 2

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

RLS ration and n_D

JK showed a results of 800 data points of n_D and RLS ratio. There was no obvious linear correlation, but there seems to be three clusters of data points.

Friday, July 5, 2019


Reposted from Gavrilov's Facebook post

Got an interesting question from Andrew Steele about our studies quantifying heritability of longevity.
Here are some our publications on related topic:
1. Gavrilov L.A., Gavrilova N.S., Krut'ko, V.N. New evidence that protective effects of familial longevity expire at older ages. Innovation in Aging, 2017, Vol. 1, No. S1, p.896.
2. Gavrilova N.S., Gavrilov L.A. Genetic Influences in Later Life. In: D. Carr (Editor), Encyclopedia of the Life Course and Human Development, Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2009, vol.3, pp.165-170.
3. Gavrilov L.A., Gavrilova N.S., Olshansky S.J., Carnes B.A. Genealogical data and biodemography of human longevity. Social Biology, 2002, 49(3-4): 160-173.
4. Gavrilov, L.A., Gavrilova, N.S. Biodemographic study of familial determinants of human longevity. Population: An English Selection, 2001, 13(1): 197-222.
5. Gavrilova, N.S., Gavrilov, L.A. When does human longevity start?: Demarcation of the boundaries for human longevity. Journal of Anti-Aging Medicine, 2001, 4(2): 115-124.…
6. Gavrilova, N.S., Gavrilov, L.A., Evdokushkina G.N., Semyonova, V.G., Gavrilova, A.L., Evdokushkina, N.N., Kushnareva, Yu.E., Kroutko, V.N., Andreyev, A.Yu. Evolution, mutations and human longevity. Human Biology, 1998, 70(4): 799-804.