START

Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)

Description

Finds starting points for MCMC analysis performed on large, complex pedigrees and polymorphic markers.

Author

  • Y Luo

  • S Lin (Ohio State Univ)

URL

http://www.stat.ohio-state.edu/~statgen/SOFTWARE/START/

OS

UNIX(Solaris), Linux

Reference

Y Luo, S Lin (2003), “Finding starting points for Markov chain Monte Carlo analysis of genetic data from large and complex pedigrees”, Genetic Epidemiology, 25:14-24.