PSEUDOMARKER

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Version

1.0.6b (November 2011)

Description

PSEUDOMARKER is a linkage analysis software for joint linkage and/or linkage disequilibrium analysis. PSEUDOMARKER can analyze different data structures jointly such as cases-controls, trios, sib-pairs, sib-ships, and extended families.

Author

  • Tero Hiekkalinna (email: tero.hiekkalinna@helsinki.fi)

  • Joseph D Terwilliger

  • Petri Norrgrann

URL

http://www.helsinki.fi/~tsjuntun/pseudomarker/

Language

C/C++

OS

Linux

EXE

pseudomarker, ilinkpseudo, makepedpseudo, mlinkpseudo, linkmappseudo, unknownpseudo

Reference

  • Goring, Terwilliger (2000), “Linkage analysis in the presence of errors IV: joint pseudomarker analysis of linkage and/or linkage disequilibrium on a mixture of pedigrees and singletons when the mode of inheritance cannot be accurately specified”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 66(4):1310-1327

  • Hiekkalinna, Schäffer, Lambert, Norrgrann, Göring, Terwilliger (2011), “PSEUDOMARKER: a powerful program for joint linkage and/or linkage disequilibrium analysis on mixtures of singletons and related individuals”, Human Heredity, 71:256-266