polyamine {asbio}R Documentation

Polyamine data from Hollander and Wolfe (1999)

Description

Polyamines are a class of organic compounds having two or more primary amino groups. They appear to have a number of important functions including regulation of cell proliferation, cell differentiation, and cell death. Polyamine plasma levels taken for healthy children of different ages were summarized by Hollander and Wolfe (1999).

Usage

data(polyamine)

Format

A data frame with 25 observations on the following 2 variables.

age

Child age in years (0 indicates newborn)

p.amine

Polyamine level in blood

Source

Hollander, M., and D. A. Wolfe (1999) Nonparametric Statistical Methods. New York: John Wiley & Sons.


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