Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2009 11:33:51 -0500
Reply-To: Kevin Viel <citam.sasl@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Kevin Viel <citam.sasl@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: R "Threatens" SAS, According to The New York Times
On Thu, 8 Jan 2009 11:02:47 -0500, Fehd, Ronald J. (CDC/CCHIS/NCPHI)
>there is precedent for calling other procedures from SAS:
Since SAS can send commands to the OS, there are a variety of options. I
was working on genotype determination (since base calling refers to
intrepretation of the raw data to determine the nucleotide(s) present) that
called a perl program and might have called PHRED (www.phrap.org), just to
name a few. Let's not forget about DDE, either...
Journalist and reporters are not necessarily presenting an inference
obtained from a sample that is supposed to reflect a target population.
They sometimes provide material to read. Specifically, they quote people
to capture the essence of a point or story, but that may not reflect the