Ewan Birney (Head of Nucleotide Data at the European Bioinformatics Institute) talks about the importance of Statistics to biologists.

He cites the "Five statistical things I wished I had been taught 20 years ago"

**Non-parametric statistics**`R`

- The problem of
**multiple testing** - The relationship between
**P-value**,**effect size**, and**sample size**, and **Linear models**and**PCA**