Table 4:
Population-level parameters to be estimated by Bayesian analysis.
Parameter
Unknowns
Prior
Basal metabolic rate
^{†}
𝜇
𝑣
0
Wide uniform
Σ
𝑣
0
Inverse gamma
Induction factor
𝐹
2
B
Wide uniform
𝐹
1
A
Wide uniform
Model/data error
^{‡}
σ
Wide uniform
^{†}
One each for PCBs 118, 138, 153, 170, 180, 187, in (mL/h/kg
^{0.75}
).
^{‡}
One each for plasma, liver, and fat.