QBS 176: Methods in Statistical Genetics and Genomics

Course Directors: Dr. Ivan Gorlov & Dr. Olga Gorlova

  • Course description: This course will provide an introduction to statistical methods for the study of both simple and complex genetic traits. The emphasis of this course is on training in methods of statistical genetics, especially genetic epidemiology designed to identify genetic factors associated with human diseases. This course covers the key statistical and epidemiologic concepts and methods necessary for understanding genetic architecture of common human diseases.
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