Multi-ancestry Meta-analysis and LD Score Regression


Although large strides have been made in genome-wide association studies (GWASs) and polygenic prediction for individuals of European ancestry, these activities have lagged behind for non-European samples. Unfortunately,... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Patrick Turley (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  2. Alicia Martin (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  3. Hui Li (Harvard University)
  4. Raymond Walters (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  5. Daniel Benjamin (University of Southern California)
  6. David Cesarini (New York University)
  7. Mark Daly (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  8. Benjamin Neale (Analytic and Translational Genetics Unit, Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard)

Topic Area

Statistical Methods


OS-8A » Statistical Methods II (10:30 - Saturday, 23rd June, Auditorium)

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