ASCI 896 Statistical Genomics

Gota Morota
1/12/16

Ordinary least-squares and the curse of dimensionality - prediction vs. inference

Statistical analysis of quantitative genetics

What we will cover

  • genomic relationships
  • genomic selection
  • genome-enabled prediction
  • additive and non-additive effects
  • genome-wide association study
  • genomic heritability
  • statistical genomics of disease
  • population stratification
  • multiple-trait model
  • causal inference

Assignments

  • hands-on analysis of simulated and real genomic data
  • no exams
  • 15 minutes presentation
  • Rstudio + knitr
  • Jupyter Notebook

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