Table 2

The maximum absolute difference in power (over the respective causal genes) between weighting and collapsing pooling strategies for different tests and phenotypes in GAW17 data set
Scenario/Test MDMR SKAT KBAT U-Test
Q1 0.84 (KDR) 0.45 (ARNT) 0.22 (ARNT) 0.145 (HIF3A)
Q2 0.605 (VNN1) 0.5 (VNN1) 0.42 (VNN1) 0.535 (VNN1)
Dichotomous 0.77 (FLT1) 0.42 (PRKCA) 0.43 (PRKCA) 0.535 (FLT1)

The genes at which the maximum difference was achieved are in brackets.

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Zakharov et al. BMC Genomics 2013 14:50   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-14-50

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