MendelianRandomization: an R package for performing Mendelian randomization analyses using summarized data

@inproceedings{Yavorska2017MendelianRandomizationAR,
  title={MendelianRandomization: an R package for performing Mendelian randomization analyses using summarized data},
  author={Olena O Yavorska and Stephen Burgess},
  booktitle={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2017}
}
MendelianRandomization is a software package for the R open-source software environment that performs Mendelian randomization analyses using summarized data. The core functionality is to implement the inverse-variance weighted, MR-Egger and weighted median methods for multiple genetic variants. Several options are available to the user, such as the use of robust regression, fixed- or random-effects models and the penalization of weights for genetic variants with heterogeneous causal estimates… CONTINUE READING
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