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    • LONG-REMI: An AI-based technological application to promote healthy mental longevity grounded in reminiscence therapy 

      Nebot Castells, M. Àngela; Domenech Pou, Sara; Albino-Pires, Natália; Múgica Álvarez, Francisco; Benali, Anass; Porta, Xènia; Nebot Mugica, Oriol; Santos, Pedro M. (2022-05-15)
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      Reminiscence therapy (RT) consists of thinking about one’s own experiences through the presentation of memory-facilitating stimuli, and it has as its fundamental axis the activation of emotions. An innovative way of offering ...
    • Tracking a well diversified portfolio with maximum entropy in the mean 

      Arratia Quesada, Argimiro Alejandro; Gzyl, Henryk; Mayoral Blaya, Silvia (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-02)
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      In this work we address the following problem: Having chosen a well diversified portfolio, we show how to improve on its return, maintaining the diversification. In order to achieve this boost on return we construct a ...
    • Misreported longitudinal data in epidemiology: review of mixture-based advances and current challenges 

      Moriña, David; Fernandez Fontelo, Amanda; Cabaña Nigro, Ana Alejandra; Arratia Quesada, Argimiro Alejandro; Puig Casado, Pere (2021-12)
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      The problem of dealing with misreported data is very common in a wide range of contexts and for different reasons. This has been and still is an important issue for data analysts and statisticians as not accounting for it ...
    • Forest fire forecasting using fuzzy logic models 

      Nebot Castells, M. Àngela; Múgica Álvarez, Francisco (2021-07-29)
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      In this study, we explored hybrid fuzzy logic modelling techniques to predict the burned area of forest fires. Fast detection is crucial for successful firefighting, and a model with an accurate prediction ability is ...
    • Cumulated burden of Covid-19 in Spain from a Bayesian perspective 

      Moriña, David; Fernandez Fontelo, Amanda; Cabaña Nigro, Ana Alejandra; Arratia Quesada, Argimiro Alejandro; Ávalos Villaseñor, Gustavo Eduardo; Puig, Pedro (2021-12)
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      Background The main goal of this work is to estimate the actual number of cases of Covid-19 in Spain in the period 01-31-2020/06-01-2020 by Autonomous Communities. Based on these estimates, this work allows us to accurately ...
    • kernInt: A kernel framework for integrating supervised and unsupervised analyses in spatio-temporal metagenomic datasets 

      Ramon Gurrea, Elies; Belanche Muñoz, Luis Antonio; Molist Gasa, Francesc; Quintanilla Aguado, Raquel; Pérez Enciso, Miguel; Ramayo Caldas, Yuliaxis (2021-01-28)
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      The advent of next-generation sequencing technologies allowed relative quantification of microbiome communities and their spatial and temporal variation. In recent years, supervised learning (i.e., prediction of a phenotype ...
    • Clustering assessment in weighted networks 

      Arratia Quesada, Argimiro Alejandro; Renedo Mirambell, Martí (2021-06-18)
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      We provide a systematic approach to validate the results of clustering methods on weighted networks, in particular for the cases where the existence of a community structure is unknown. Our validation of clustering comprises ...
    • Una aplicación para despertar recuerdos y cuidar la salud mental de los mayores 

      Nebot Castells, M. Àngela; Benali, Anass; Múgica Álvarez, Francisco; Albino Pires, Natália; Domenech Pou, Sara (2021-04-15)
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      El incremento de la longevidad de la población, derivado del descenso continuado de las tasas de natalidad y el aumento de la esperanza de vida, está transformando la forma de la pirámide de edad de la Unión Europea. Esta ...
    • Estimating the real burden of disease under a pandemic situation: the SARS-CoV2 case 

      Fernandez Fontelo, Amanda; Moriña, David; Cabaña Nigro, Ana Alejandra; Arratia Quesada, Argimiro Alejandro; Puig, Pedro (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2020-12-03)
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      The present paper introduces a new model used to study and analyse the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2) epidemic-reported-data from Spain. This is a Hidden Markov Model whose hidden layer is a ...
    • Leveraging data science for a personalized haemodialysis 

      Hueso, Miguel; Haro Martín, Luis de; Calabria, Jordi; Dal-Re, R; Tebe, C; Gibert, Karina; Cruzado, Josep M; Vellido Alcacena, Alfredo (Karger, 2020-11)
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      The 2019 Science for Dialysis Meeting at Bellvitge University Hospital was devoted to the challenges and opportunities posed by the use of data science to facilitate precision and personalized medicine in nephrology, and ...
    • Helping decision-makers manage resilience under different climate change scenarios: global vs local 

      Nebot Castells, M. Àngela (2021-02-18)
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      The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) fifth assessment report states that warming of the climate system is unequivocal and notes that each of the last three decades has been successively warmer at the Earth’s ...
    • Unraveling response to temozolomide in preclinical GL261 glioblastoma with MRI/MRSI using radiomics and signal source extraction 

      Nuñez Vivero, Luis Miguel; Romero Merino, Enrique; Julia Sape, Margarida; Ledesma Carballo, María Jesús; Santos, Andrés; Arus Caraltó, Carles; Candiota Silveira, Ana Paula; Vellido Alcacena, Alfredo (Nature, 2020-11-12)
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      Glioblastoma is the most frequent aggressive primary brain tumor amongst human adults. Its standard treatment involves chemotherapy, for which the drug temozolomide is a common choice. These are heterogeneous and variable ...