Some statistical methodology for the analysis of HLA data

Biometrics. 1984 Jun;40(2):547-60.


The estimation of gene frequencies, linkage disequilibrium and disease associations for the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) system is considered. Comprehensive models for HLA data are introduced and contrasted with simpler approaches to the analysis of such data.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Biometry / methods*
  • Gene Frequency
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn / genetics
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn / immunology
  • Genetic Linkage
  • HLA Antigens / genetics*
  • Humans


  • HLA Antigens