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The Precision-Recall Plot Is More Informative than the ROC Plot When Evaluating Binary Classifiers on Imbalanced Datasets

Fig 6

Two PubMed search results show the annual number of papers found between 2002 and 2012.

The upper barplot shows the number of papers found by the term “ROC”, whereas the lower plot shows the number found by the term “((Support Vector Machine) AND Genome-wide) NOT Association”.

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doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0118432.g006