9783527312528

A Statistical Approach to Genetic Epidemiology: Concepts and Applications

Ziegler, Andreas; K&; ouml; nig, Inke R.

ISBN 10: 3527312528 / 3-527-31252-8
ISBN 13: 9783527312528
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
Publication Date: 2006
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:
"There are not so many books on statistical methods focused on genetic epidemiology. This contribution fills a gap with a good selection of topics presented in a concise format that will be useful for biostatisticians starting in the field and geneticists or epidemiologists that want to master the specialized statistics used in genetics." ISCB NEWS

Covering the latest developments, this advanced textbook introduces the relevant statistical methods applied in this field.

  • Provides a concise introduction to genetic fundamentals
  • Explains both linkage analysis and association analysis in detail
  • Features more than 100 problems and solutions
  • Includes a foreword by Robert C. Elston, Director, Division of Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology at the Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Written by the prize-winning scientist Andreas Ziegler, President of the German Region of the International Biometric Society, and Inke Koenig, who contributes several years of teaching experience, this is an ideal text for all epidemiologists, geneticists, statistics specialists, biomathematicians, and graduate students.


Review:
Covering the latest developments, this advanced textbook focuses on introducing the relevant statistical methods applied in this field. Written by the prize-winning scientist Andreas Ziegler, President of the German Region of the International Biometric Society, and Inke R. K?nig, who contributes more than five years of teaching experience, this is ideal for epidemiologists, geneticists, statistics specialists, biomathematicians, graduate and undergraduate students.
After providing a concise introduction to genetic fundamentals, the authors explain both linkage analysis and association analysis in detail. This includes novel techniques such as haplotype tagging or linkage disequilibrium maps. The textbook features more than 100 problems and solutions.
With a foreword by Robert C. Elston, Director, Division of Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology at the Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

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Ziegler, Andreas;König, Inke R.
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