Genetic linkage analysis of complex genetic traits by using affected sibling pairs.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
We provide an introduction to genetic linkage analysis. We discuss methods for the genetic analysis of common, complex disease such as diabetes, heart disease or hypertension. We describe the analysis of affected sibling pairs and discuss some of the challenges in applying these methods.
- Hauser, ER; Boehnke, M
- December 1998
Volume / Issue
- 54 / 4
Start / End Page
- 1238 - 1246
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
- United States