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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