RELCHECK

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Version

0.67 (August 2000)

Description

Program for verifying the relationships between all pairs of individuals in a linkage study, by use of (autosomal) genome scan data, with allowance for the presence of genotyping errors.

Author

Karl W. Broman (Johns Hopkins Univ, kbroman@jhsph.edu)

URL

http://www.biostat.jhsph.edu/~kbroman/software/

Language

C

OS

MS-DOS, MS-Windows, UNIX

EXE

relcheck

Reference

  • Boehnke, Cox (1997), “Accurate inference of relationships in sib-pair linkage studies”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 61(2):423-429

  • Broman, Weber (1998), “Estimation of pairwise relationships in the presence of genotyping errors” (letter), American Journal of Human Genetics, 63(5):1563-1564