Statistical Genetics

Group Meeting

 

Fall 2008 schedule

 

Date

Speaker

Topic

9/2/2008

Shaoyu Li

Paper presentation: Wang, K., M. Li, and M. Bucan (2007) Pathway-Based Approaches for Analysis of Genomewide Association Studies. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 81(6): 12781283. [pdf]

9/9/2008

Gengxin Li

Paper presentation: Xu, S. and Gessler, DD. (1998) Multipoint genetic mapping of quantitative trait loci using a variable number of sibs per family. Genet. Res. 71(1):73-83. [pdf]

9/16/2008

No meeting

 

9/23/2008

Shaoyu Li

Paper presentation: Biswas S, Storey JD, Akey JM. (2008) Mapping gene expression quantitative trait loci by singular value decomposition and independent component analysis. BMC Bioinformatics 9: 244. [pdf]

9/30/2008

Gengxin Li

Paper presentation: Yi, N. and S. Xu. (2000) Bayesian Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci Under the Identity-by-Descent-Based Variance Component Model. Genetics 156: 411-422. [pdf]

10/7/2008

Yan Xie

Research discussion: The distribution of the product of correlated P-values and its application to sequence homology searches.

10/14/2008

No meeting

 

10/21/2008

Shaoyu Li

Storey J. and R. Tibshirani. (2003) Statistical significance for genomewide studies. PNAS 100(16):9440-5. [pdf]

10/28/2008

Gengxin Li

Liu J, Liu Y, Liu X, Deng HW. (2007) Bayesian mapping of quantitative trait loci for multiple complex traits with the use of variance components. Am J Hum Genet. 81(2):304-320. [pdf]

11/4/2008

No meeting

 

11/11/2008

Shaoyu Li

Dudbridge F, and Koeleman BP. (2004) Efficient computation of significance levels for multiple associations in large studies of correlated data, including genomewide association studies. Am J Hum Genet. 75(3): 424-435. [pdf]

11/18/2008

Gengxin Li

Self SG, and K-Y Liang (1987) Asymptotic Properties of Maximum Likelihood Estimators and Likelihood Ratio Tests Under Nonstandard Conditions. Journal of the American Statistical Association 82(398): 605-610. [pdf]

11/25/2008

Cen Wu

Valeria DF, A-P Filippo, P Valerio. (2007) Hidden Markov Models in Bioinformatics. Current Bioinformatics 2:49-61. [pdf]

 

Group meeting is held on every Tuesday at 1:30pm - 2:30pm in A405 Wells Hall.

For more information, please contact Yuehua Cui at cui@stt.msu.edu. If you would like to join our group discussion or would like to present a talk, please drop me a line.