Applied Statistical Genetics with R: For Population-based Association Studies / Edition 1

Applied Statistical Genetics with R: For Population-based Association Studies / Edition 1

by Andrea S. Foulkes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0387895531

ISBN-13: 9780387895536

Pub. Date: 04/17/2009

Publisher: Springer New York

Statistical genetics has become a core course in many graduate programs in public health and medicine. This book presents fundamental concepts and principles in this emerging field at a level that is accessible to students and researchers with a first course in biostatistics. Extensive examples are provided using publicly available data and the open source,

Overview

Statistical genetics has become a core course in many graduate programs in public health and medicine. This book presents fundamental concepts and principles in this emerging field at a level that is accessible to students and researchers with a first course in biostatistics. Extensive examples are provided using publicly available data and the open source, statistical computing environment, R.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387895536
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
04/17/2009
Series:
Use R! Series
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
757,491
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Genetic association studies.- Elementary statistical principles.- Genetic data concepts and tests.- Multiple comparison procedures.- Methods for unobservable phase.- Classification and regression trees.- Additional topics in high-dimensional data analysis.

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