ALLEGRO

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Version

2.0 (October 2005)

Description

a faster version of GENEHUNTER and Allegro 1.2 (several degrees of increase of speed, can handle bigger families, up to 50 bits)

Author

  • Daniel F Gudbjartsson

  • TA Thorvaldsson

  • G Gunnarsson

  • Augustine Kong

  • A Ingolfsdottir (DeCode Genetics, Inc. Iceland) send email to: allegro@decode.is

URL

http://www.decode.com/software/

Language

C++

Reference

  • D Gudbjartsson, K Jonasson, CA Kong (1999), “Fast multipoint linkage calculation with Allegro”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 65(suppl):A60.

  • Gudbjartsson, Jonasson, Frigge, Kong (2000) “Allegro, a new computer program for multipoint linkage analysis”, Nature Genetics, 25:12-13.

  • Gudbjartsson, Thorvaldsson, Gunnarsson, Kong, Ingolfsdottir (2004), “Decision diagram based multipoint linkage analysis: ALLEGRO2”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 75(suppl):?.

  • Gudbjartsson, Thorvaldsson, Kong, Gunnarsson, Ingolfsdottir (2005), “Allegro version 2”, Nature Genetics, 37:1015-1016. PLEASE CITE THIS REFERENCE WHEN USING THE ALLEGRO2 PROGRAM