PowerMarker: an integrated analysis environment for genetic marker analysis

Bioinformatics. 2005 May 1;21(9):2128-9. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/bti282. Epub 2005 Feb 10.


Summary: PowerMarker delivers a data-driven, integrated analysis environment (IAE) for genetic data. The IAE integrates data management, analysis and visualization in a user-friendly graphical user interface. It accelerates the analysis lifecycle and enables users to maintain data integrity throughout the process. An ever-growing list of more than 50 different statistical analyses for genetic markers has been implemented in PowerMarker.

Availability: www.powermarker.net

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Algorithms
  • Computer Graphics
  • DNA Mutational Analysis / methods*
  • Gene Frequency
  • Genetic Markers / genetics*
  • Genetics, Population / methods
  • Linkage Disequilibrium / genetics
  • Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis / methods
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide / genetics*
  • Software*
  • User-Computer Interface*


  • Genetic Markers