Methods in Molecular Biology

Statistical Human Genetics

Methods and Protocols

Editors: Elston, Robert (Ed.)

  • Includes cutting-edge methods and protocols
  • Provides step-by-step detail essential for reproducible results
  • Contains key notes and implementation advice from the experts
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The aim of this volume is to make computer programs for analyzing human genetic data more easily accessible to the beginner.Statistical Human Genetics: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition provides updated and new chapters detailing genetic terms, analysis software, and how to interpret the program outputs. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, the chapters include introductions to their respective topics, step-by-step instructions, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. 

The purpose of Statistical Human Genetics: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition is to ensure successful and meaningful results in the fast-growing field of genetic epidemiology.

Table of contents (30 chapters)

  • Preprocessing and Quality Control for Whole-Genome Sequences from the Illumina HiSeq X Platform

    Marvin N. Wright, Damian Gola, Andreas Ziegler

    Pages

  • Statistical Genetic Terminology

    Elston, Robert C. (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Identification of Genotype Errors

    O’Connell, Jeffery (et al.)

    Pages 11-23

  • Detecting Pedigree Relationship Errors

    Sun, Lei

    Pages 25-44

  • Identifying Cryptic Relationships

    Sun, Lei (et al.)

    Pages 45-60

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $139.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Statistical Human Genetics
Book Subtitle
Methods and Protocols
Editors
  • Robert Elston
Series Title
Methods in Molecular Biology
Series Volume
1666
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-7274-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-7274-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-7273-9
Series ISSN
1064-3745
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XII, 689
Number of Illustrations and Tables
50 b/w illustrations, 64 illustrations in colour
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