coloc-class: Classes '"coloc"' and '"colocBayes"'

Description Objects from the Class Author(s) References See Also Examples


Classes designed to hold objects returned by function coloc.test which performs a test of the null hypothesis that two genetic traits colocalise - that they share a common causal variant.

Objects from the Class

Objects can be created by calls to the function coloc.test(). Class colocBayes extends class coloc.


Chris Wallace.


Wallace et al (2012). Statistical colocalisation of monocyte gene expression and genetic risk variants for type 1 diabetes. Hum Mol Genet 21:2815-2824.

Plagnol et al (2009). Statistical independence of the colocalized association signals for type 1 diabetes and RPS26 gene expression on chromosome 12q13. Biostatistics 10:327-34.

See Also

coloc.test, coloc.test.summary, coloc.bma



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