A Statistical Approach to Genetic Epidemiology: With Access to E-Learning Platform by Friedrich Pahlke, Second Edition
Copyright © 2010 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Author(s): Prof. Dr. Andreas Ziegler, Dr. Inke R. König
Published Online: 21 OCT 2010 10:22AM EST
Print ISBN: 9783527323890
Online ISBN: 9783527633654
About this Book
This is the second edition of the successful textbook written by the prize-winning scientist Andreas Ziegler, former President of the German Chapter of the International Biometric Society, and Inke König, who has been teaching the subject over many years.
The book gives a comprehensive introduction into the relevant statistical methods in genetic epidemiology. The second edition is thoroughly revised, partly rewritten and includes now chapters on segregation analysis, twin studies and estimation of heritability. The book is ideally suited for advanced students in epidemiology, genetics, statistics, bioinformatics and biomathematics.
Like in the first edition the book contains many problems and solutions. However, it now comes with an optional e-learning course, created by Friedrich Pahlke and developed to complement the book. Both provide a unique support tool for teaching the subject.