Using Extended Genealogy to Estimate Components of Heritability for 23 Quantitative and Dichotomous Traits
- Author(s): Pasaniuc, Bogdan
- Zaitlen, Noah
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3667752?pdf=render
Important knowledge about the determinants of complex human phenotypes can be obtained from the estimation of heritability, the fraction of phenotypic variation in a population that is determined by genetic factors. Here, we make use of extensive phenotype