The second main paper of the r-inla.org project (like the first one) is now accepted for reading for the Royal Statistical Society in London, the 16th March 2011.
Finn's presentation is found here.
Data and R-code for the Leukemia example is found here.
The announcement for the meeting is found here, which includes a link to the paper. The paper is open for discussion (please feel free to contribute!), and we quote from the annoucement page:
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