MIM

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Full Name

Multipoint Identical-by-descent Method

Version

1.21 (March 1996)

Description

multipoint IBD method for partitioning genetic variance of quantitative traits to specific chromosome regions using data on nuclear families.

Author

  • David Goldgar

  • Cathryn M. Lewis (Univ. Utah). contact person: Edward Kort at edward@episun2.med.utah.edu

URL

ftp://morgan.med.utah.edu/pub/Mim

Language

C

OS

UNIX

Reference

  • Goldgar (1990), “Multipoint analysis of human quantitative genetic variation”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 47(6): 957-967

  • Goldgar, Oniki (1992), “Comparison of a multipoint identity-by-descent method with parametric multipoint linkage analysis for mapping quantitative traits”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 50(3):598-606

  • online manual (from Wellcome Trust)