Statistical properties of a variance components method for quantitative trait linkage analysis in nuclear families and extended pedigrees

Jeff T. Williams, Ravindranath Duggirala, John Blangero

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    Abstract

    We investigated the statistical properties of a variance components method for quantitative trait linkage analysis using nuclear families and extended pedigrees.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)1065-1070
    Number of pages6
    JournalGenetic epidemiology
    Volume14
    Issue number6
    DOIs
    StatePublished - 1997

    Keywords

    • Power
    • Relative efficiency
    • Type I error rate
    • Unbiasedness

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Epidemiology
    • Genetics(clinical)

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