Journal article

Narrow-sense heritability estimation of complex traits using identity-by-descent information

Luke M Evans, Rasool Tahmasbi, Matt Jones, Scott Vrieze, Goncalo R Abecasis, Sayantan Das, Douglas W Bjelland, Teresa R de Candia, Jian Yang, Michael E Goddard, Peter M Visscher, Matthew C Keller

Heredity | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


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Funding Acknowledgements

This work utilized the Janus supercomputer, which is supported by the National Science Foundation (award number CNS-0821794), the University of Colorado Boulder, the University of Colorado Denver, and the National Center for Atmospheric Research, and is operated by the University of Colorado Boulder. This research has been conducted using the UK Biobank Resource. We thank the participants of the individual HRC cohorts and the UK Biobank. We thank the Keller and Vrieze lab groups, the Institute for Behavioral Genetics, and Sean Caron. This study was funded by NIH R01MH100141 (MCK), NIH R01DA037904 and R01HG008983 (SV), NHMRC grants 1078037 (PMV) and 1113400 (PMV and JY), and Sylvia & Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation Senior Medical Research Fellowship (JY).