TITLE

Multinomial logistic regression approach to haplotype association analysis in population-based case-control studies

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
BMC Genetics;2006, Vol. 7, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
43676020

 

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