Calculating Linkage Disequilibrium (LD) in Human Population Groups of Interest

Provides access to the 'LDlink' API (<>) using the R console. This programmatic access facilitates researchers who are interested in performing batch queries in 1000 Genomes Project (2015) data using 'LDlink'. 'LDlink' is an interactive and powerful suite of web-based tools for querying germline variants in human population groups of interest. For more details, please see Machiela et al. (2015) .


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1.1.2 by Timothy A. Myers, 10 months ago

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Authors: Timothy A. Myers [aut, cre] , Stephen J. Chanock [aut] , Mitchell J. Machiela [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL (>= 2) license

Imports httr, utils

Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, spelling

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