FunMap: Functional mapping of complex traits

Chang Xing Ma, Rongling Wu, George Casella

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Abstract

Summary: FunMap is a Web-based user interface designed to map quantitative trait loci (QTL) affecting function-valued traits or infinite-dimensional traits in well-structured pedigrees or natural populations. User input includes three files: longitudinal trait data, marker genotypes and/or a linkage map. This software allows for a systematic genome-wide scan and significance test of QTL throughout the map. The dynamic change of QTL effects during the time course of growth is automatically drawn, from which specific biological hypotheses regarding the genetic control mechanisms of growth and development can be tested.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1808-1811
Number of pages4
JournalBioinformatics
Volume20
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 22 2004

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computational Theory and Mathematics
  • Computational Mathematics

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