Comparison of Statistical Tests for Association between Rare Variants and Binary Traits

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Bacanu, SA; Nelson, MR; Whittaker, JC;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 7,issue 8 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0042530, pmc: PMC3415421
  • Subject: Computational Biology | Biostatistics | Human Genetics | Research Article | Biology | Genetics of Disease | Mathematics | Medicine | Mutation Databases | Genome Databases | Q | R | Genetics | Science | Genome Analysis Tools | Genomics | Genome-Wide Association Studies | Statistics

: Genome-wide association studies have found thousands of common genetic variants associated with a wide variety of diseases and other complex traits. However, a large portion of the predicted genetic contribution to many traits remains unknown. One plausible explanatio... View more
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