Polyunphased: an extension to polytomous outcomes of the Unphased package for family-based genetic association analysis.

Abstract

Polytomous phenotypes arise when a disease has multiple subtypes or when two dichotomous phenotypes are analyzed simultaneously. Few software programs offer the option to analyze such phenotypes in family studies, and none implements conditional polytomous logistic regression for within-family analysis robust to population stratification. We introduce… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/sagmb-2016-0035

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