Optimal selection fraction

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Description

Functions to find optimal selection fractions given cost.

Usage

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optselection(cost,d=0,G=NULL,cross)
optselection.bc(cost,d=0,G=NULL)
optselection.f2(cost,d=0,G=NULL)

Arguments

cost

Cost per genotype in units of raising individual

d

Marker spacing in Morgans

G

Genome size in Morgans

cross

Cross type, "bc" or "f2"

Details

The function optimize is used to search for the optima.

Value

The optimal selection fraction.

Author(s)

Saunak Sen, Jaya Satagopan, Karl Broman, and Gary Churchill

References

Sen S, Satagopan JM, Churchill GA (2005) Quantitative trait locus study design from an information perspective. Genetics, 170:447-64.

See Also

optimize

Examples

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optselection(1,cross="bc")
optselection(0.001,10,1450,cross="bc")
optselection(0.001,10,1450,cross="f2")