BMC Genet 2017 Sep 6;18(1):83. Epub 2017 Sep 6.
Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, USA.
Background: Inferring local ancestry in individuals of mixed ancestry has many applications, most notably in identifying disease-susceptible loci that vary among different ethnic groups. Many software packages are available for inferring local ancestry in admixed individuals. However, most of these existing software packages require specific formatted input files and generate output files in various types, yielding practical inconvenience. Read More