Question: Why does a SNP have to be in a peak to be a legit GWAS result.
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4.8 years ago by
Tom30 wrote:

I notice that regularly, when authors are describing the relationship between a GWAS peak and a trait. Why does the SNP of interest have to be in a peak? Would a SNP that showed a significant association with a trait, but was not in a peak, be viewed as a spurious result? Thanks

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ADD COMMENTlink written 4.8 years ago by Tom30

What's a peak? If you can figure out what a running window of LOD is, then there's your answer.

ADD REPLYlink written 4.8 years ago by karl.stamm3.9k
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