# Biostatistics 666: Applications of the Lander-Green Algorithm

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## Outline

This lecture outlines three useful applications of the inheritance vector concept that was first introduced in the Lander-Green algorithm. The applications are the calculation of parametric and non-parametric linkage statistics, and information content calculations.

## Class Notes

## References

Kruglyak, Daly, Reeve-Daly and Lander (1996) *Am J Hum Genet* **58**:1347-63

Kong and Cox (1997) *Am J Hum Genet* **61**:1179-88

McPeek (1999) *Genetic Epidemiology* **16**:225–249

Whittemore and Halpern (1994) *Biometrics* **50**:118-27.