- Multiple imputation to correct for measurement error in admixture estimates in genetic structured association testingMiguel A Padilla
Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23505, USA
Hum Hered 68:65-72. 2009..Multiple imputation (MI) is presented as a viable tool for correcting measurement error problems in SAT linear models with emphasis on correcting measurement error contaminated admixture estimates...
- Comparing self-reported ethnicity to genetic background measures in the context of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)Jasmin Divers
Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
BMC Genet 12:28. 2011..We compare the agreement between SRE and genetic based measures of ancestry (GBMA), and conduct simulation studies based on observed MESA data to evaluate the performance of each measure under various conditions...
- An examination of the association of selected toxic metals with total and central obesity indices: NHANES 99-02Miguel A Padilla
Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, 250 Mills Godwin Building, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA
Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3332-47. 2010..Future research, such as prospective studies rather than the cross-sectional studies presented here, is warranted to confirm these findings...