MGH Division of Clinical Research

A Practical Introduction to Statistical Genetics: Heritability and Genetic Correlation Analyses

Ended: Oct. 9, 2019

Session 6- Oct 9: Heritability and genetic correlation analyses

Topics: definition of broad-sense/narrow-sense heritability; twin and pedigree studies; SNP heritability; linear mixed effects modeling and GCTA; heritability estimation using GWAS summary statistics – LD score regression; liability model and case-control data analysis; variance partitioning; pleiotropy and genetic correlation; bivariate GCTA and LD score regression; sample overlap; trans-ethnic genetic correlation; LD hub; introduction to alternative models and methods

Speaker: Tian Ge


Program:
A Practical Introduction to Statistical Genetics

Category:
Genomics

Sponsor:
MGH Division of Clinical Research

Sessions

Oct. 9, 2019 10/9/19
8:30AM-10AM
8:30 AM – 10 AM
Garrod/Mendel, Floor 2, Simches Research Center

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