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Table 4 Accuracy comparison for various classifiers

From: Molecular differential diagnosis of follicular thyroid carcinoma and adenoma based on gene expression profiling by using formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues

Classifier description Accuracy on dataset B Accuracy on dataset D Accuracy on dataset E1 Accuracy on dataset E2
76-gene Borup's classifier 81% 81% 92% 83%
5-gene own classifier 77% 73% 92% 83%
3-gene Weber's classifier 77% 50% 91%* 42%
5-gene Foukakis classifier 77% 61% 71% 75%
  1. *Potentially overfitting (tested on the set from which it was developed).