SIMLINK

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Version

4.12 (April 1997)

Description

a computer program to estimate the probability (“power”) of detecting linkage given family history information on a set of identified pedigrees.

Author

Michael Boehnke ( boehnke@sph.umich.edu)

URL

http://csg.sph.umich.edu/boehnke/simlink.php

Language

FORTRAN

OS

MS-DOS, UNIX(SunOS/..), VMS

Reference

  • Boehnke (1986), “Estimating the power of a proposed linkage study: a practical computer simulation approach”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 39(4):513-527

  • Ploughman, Boehnke (1989), “Estimating the power of a proposed linkage study for a complex genetic trait”, American Journal of Human Genetics, 44(4):543-551

  • online documentation (version 4.1, april 1990)