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Chris P

Reading the journal article, you find they have 64% specificity with the two-measure biomarker data on their study population (aged 55-90 with most only having 2 year follow-up). I am not sure that is enough for people to trust the test, but it would be nice if the reporting on the article reflected this.


Chris: thanks for looking up the number. It is as expected. If the false positive rate is extremely low, the false negative rate usually is not very high because there is a trade-off.

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