Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)-strings: An alternative method for assessing genetic associations
- Author(s): Goodin, Douglas
- Goodin, DS
- Khankhanian, P
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3984082?pdf=render
Background: Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) identify disease-associations for single-nucleotide-polymorphisms (SNPs) from scattered genomic-locations. However, SNPs frequently reside on several different SNP-haplotypes, only some of which may be dis