Lod Score

Known as: logarithm of the odd score, Lod Scores, Scores, Lod 
A statistical estimate of whether two genetic loci are physically near enough to each other (or linked) on a particular chromosome that they are… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The primary goal of a genomewide scan is to estimate the genomic locations of genes influencing a trait of interest. It is… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The variance component method is now widely used for linkage analysis of quantitative traits. Although this approach offers many… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have conducted a genome screen of autism, by linkage analysis in an initial set of 90 multiplex sibships, with parents… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Several methods have been proposed for linkage analysis of complex traits with unknown mode of inheritance. These methods include… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Maximum-likelihood analysis (via LOD score) provides the most powerful method for finding linkage when the mode of inheritance… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
X-linked spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease) is an adult-onset form of motorneuron disease which may be… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Human breast cancer is usually caused by genetic alterations of somatic cells of the breast, but occasionally, susceptibility to… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The lod score method is widely used to test linkage and to estimate the recombination fraction between a disease locus and a… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
A computer program that calculates lod scores and genetic risks for a wide variety of both qualitative and quantitative genetic… (More)
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