Jan 1, 1977

Evaluation of the parameters of asymptotic curves of tumor growth

Voprosy onkologii
V A Gor'kov

Abstract

Formulae are given for estimation of the parameters of mathematical dependencies being equivalent to y=a+bcx (Hompertz equation, logistic function, etc) according to experimental findings. Estimates of the parameters, obtained by means of the formulae involved, meet the requirements of the minimum squares method, their precision closely approximating that of the iteration method for an electronic computer.

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Carcinoma, Cribriform
Tumor Growth
Carcinoma 256, Walker
Computers, Digital
Mathematics
Neoplasms, Experimental

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