Welcome to CSTAT
The MSU Center for Statistical Training and Consulting (CSTAT) is a professional service and research unit at Michigan State University. We collaborate on research projects and provide statistical support and services to MSU affiliated faculty, staff, and graduate students, and off-campus clients.
Taxonomy of fungal mammalian pathogens is revealed through phylogeny
Population genetic analyses of DNA from four infected dolphins grouped the pathogen Lacazia loboi in a monophyletic cluster sister to P. americana and to the other Paracoccidioides species.
Gamer Girl vs. Girl Gamer: Stereotypical Gamer Traits Increases Men’s Play Intention
Our results shed light on the positive influence of presenting female video game players with counterstereotypical traits to reduce discrimination against women in gaming.
ASA ethical guidelines for statistical practice
"Statistical practice includes activities such as designing the collection of, summarizing, processing, analyzing, interpreting, or presenting data and model or algorithm development and deployment." American Statistical Association
Featured:Initial Data Analysis
Initial data analysis is highly relevant before engaging in statistical modeling to inform about a potential impact on the analysis plan.