Although many software tools can perform meta-analyses on genetic case-control data, none of these apply to combined case-control and family-based (TDT) studies. This package conducts fixed-effects (with inverse variance weighting) and random-effects [DerSimonian and Laird (1986) <DOI:10.1016/0197-2456(86)90046-2>] meta-analyses on combined genetic data. Specifically, this package implements a fixed-effects model [Kazeem and Farrall (2005) <DOI:10.1046/j.1529-8817.2005.00156.x>] and a random-effects model [Nicodemus (2008) <DOI:10.1186/1471-2105-9-130>] for combined studies.
|Author||Thomas Quinn [aut, cre], Kristin Nicodemus [aut], Glaucia Martins [ctb], Carlos Maia [ctb]|
|Maintainer||Thomas Quinn <email@example.com>|
|Package repository||View on CRAN|
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