Heterogeneity in Statistical Genetics: How to Assess, Address, and Account for Mixtures in Association Studies by Derek Gordon
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 366 Pages | ISBN : 3030611205 | 28 MB
Heterogeneity, or mixtures, are ubiquitous in genetics. Even for data as simple as mono-genic diseases, populations are a mixture of affected and unaffected individuals. Still, most statistical genetic association analyses, designed to map genes for diseases and other genetic traits, ignore this phenomenon.