LOD score calc

Luc.Krols krols at reks.uia.ac.be
Mon Jun 6 07:28:23 EST 1994


There is a complete C version of the LINKAGE programs available.

Here are the instructions for retrieving the code:

   ftp softlib.cs.rice.edu

Login as anonymous and leave your full e-mail address as password.

   cd pub/fastlink

In that directory you will find various files.
You can get everything at once by retrieving the


The work has been done by R. Cottingham and A. Schaffer and is published:

  A. A. Schaffer, S. K. Gupta, K. Shriram, and R. W. Cottingham Jr.
  Avoiding Recomputation in Genetic Linkage Analysis, Human Heredity, to

  R. W. Cottingham Jr., R. M. Idury, A. A. Schaffer. Faster Sequential
  Genetic Linkage Computations, American Journal of Human Genetics 53(1993),
  pp. 252-263.

There is a really good Makefile available that makes compiling simple.


Luc Krols

Luc Krols
Neurogenetics Lab.
Born - Bunge Foundation
Dept. of Biochemistry
University of Antwerp
Universiteitsplein, 1
B-2610 Antwerpen (Wilrijk)
E-mail: krols at reks.uia.ac.be

Tel.: + 32 3 820 26 31
fax.: + 32 3 820 25 41


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