GENOCHECK

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Full Name

GenoCheck

Version

1.0 (sept 20, 1995)

Description

GenoCheck is a program designed to identify genotypes that are likely to be errors. The statistical method was designed to identify typing error rather than pedigree errors, but is general enough to pinpoint any unlikely genotype still consistent with Mendelian inheritance.

Author

  • Meg Gelder Ehm (Glaxo Wellcome Inc. mge37216@glaxowellcome.com)

  • Robert W. Cottingham

  • Marek Kimmel

  • Alejandro Schaffer

  • Ramana Idury

  • Shriram Krishnamurthi

  • Sandeep Gupta

  • G. Mark Lathrop

URL

http://softlib.rice.edu/geno.html

Language

C

OS

UNIX

EXE

GenoCheck, toaff

Reference

  • Ehm, Cottingham, Kimmel (1995), J. Biological Systems, 3(1), 13-25.

  • Ehm, Cottingham, Kimmel (1996), “Error detection for genetic data, using likelihood methods”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 58(1):225-234