This section of the CfS website contains news items and stories about the development and application of statistical methodological and theoretical techniques.
Exposing Liver Cancer
When hepatologist Tom Bird realised current methods of liver cancer detection were leading to misdiagnosis, he called in statisticians from the Centre for Statistics to help him remedy the situation
Vital Statistics of Neutron Star Collisions
Statistics is central to gaining insights from gravitational wave events, as the contributions from University of Edinburgh statistician Jonathan Gair, and physicists Andy Lawrence and David Homan reveal.