Table 1

Summary of Analysis Results

Method

Significance Threshold

Corresponding α level


Bonferroni

0.71 × 10-7

0.046

PRESTO

0.76 × 10-7

0.05

simpleℳ

0.82 × 10-7

0.053

SLIDE

1.09 × 10-7

0.068

Gabriel

2.72 × 10-7

0.151

4-Gamete

3.06 × 10-7

0.166

Solid spine

3.71 × 10-7

0.195


The significance threshold for each method is shown (αGWAS = 0.05), as well as the corresponding genome-wide α level when compared with the PRESTO method. A strict Bonferroni significance threshold is also given.

Johnson et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:724   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-724

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