Experiment ID
108
Pathogen
Contains Preferred Model
0
Reference
Host type
# of Doses
8.00
Μodel
k
4.19E-03
LD50/ID50
1.65E+02
Dose Units
Response
Agent Strain
Iowa strain
Exposure Route
Experiment Dataset
Description: 
Iowa strain data [1]
Dose Infected Non-infected Total
30 1 4 5
100 3 5 8
300 2 1 3
500 5 1 6
1000 2 0 2
1E+04 3 0 3
1E+05 1 0 1
1E+06 1 0 1

 

Goodness of fit and model selection
Model Deviance Δ Degrees 
of freedom
χ20.95,1 
p-value
χ20.95,m-k 
p-value
Exponential 0.503 0.131 7 3.84 
0.717
14.1 
0.999
Beta Poisson 0.372 6 12.6 
0.999
Exponential is preferred to beta-Poisson; cannot reject good fit for exponential.

 

Optimized k parameter for the exponential model, from 10000 bootstrap iterations
Parameter MLE estimate Percentiles
0.5% 2.5% 5% 95% 97.5% 99.5%
k 4.19E-03 1.80E-03 2.22E-03 2.46E-03 7.52E-03 8.52E-03 1.12E-02
ID50/LD50/ETC* 1.65E+02 6.17E+01 8.14E+01 9.22E+01 2.82E+02 3.12E+02 3.84E+02
*Not a parameter of the exponential model; however, it facilitates comparison with other models.

 

Parameter histogram for exponential model (uncertainty of the parameter)

Exponential model plot, with confidence bounds around optimized model


References