Table 1

Pedigree structures
Size of family (children) Mongolian Korean CEPH families
2 26 50 0
3 12 41 0
4 6 17 0
5 3 12 1
6 0 2 1
7 0 0 1
8 0 0 3
9 0 0 1
10 0 0 3
11 0 0 1
12 0 0 1
13 0 0 1
Total number of families 47 122 13
Total number of children 127 361 117

The composition of the Mongolian, Korean and CEPH family pedigrees, with the number of families of each size. Only families with at least two children are shown, since this is required for application of our algorithm. For analysis of maternal age effects, only families with at least three children were used.

Bleazard et al.

Bleazard et al. BMC Genetics 2013 14:19   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-14-19

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