The performance of conditional tests in associated regions derived from genome-wide association studies

Brandon Greene, Ivonne Jarick, Anke Hinney, Johannes Hebebrand & Helmut Schäfer
Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have been used successfully to identify genetic loci associated with complex diseases and phenotypes. So far this association often takes the form of several significant signals (such as small p-values) in a univariate analysis at various markers within a single[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]