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PLINK sanity check – Bioinformatics Stack Exchange

I am a new user of PLINK and am analysing some SNP data for the first time. After creating a .bim file with $ plink –file my_data –make-bed I notice that for several SNPs my data is different from dbSNP e.g. rs145496306: BIM file: A G dbSNP: G>A,T rs3813199: BIM…

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SNP extraction

SNP extraction 0 I want to extract specific SNPs of interest i have in a text file into an additive genetics model so that each SNP can be in a 0/1/2 format for each subject using genetics info in from PLINK (.bed, .bim, and .fam files). How can i do…

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Question about ROH analysis by Plink 1.9

Hi all, I have recently tried to estimate runs of homozygosity (ROH) from my vcf file by using plink 1.9. I ran following code to generate binary files that plink required: plink –vcf myfile.vcf –make-bed –out out_name –no-sex –no-parents –no-fid –no-pheno –allow-extra-chr This vcf file only contains one individual and…

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Produce PCA bi-plot for 1000 Genomes Phase III

Note1 – Previous version: Produce PCA bi-plot for 1000 Genomes Phase III in VCF format (old) Note2 – this data is for hg19 / GRCh37 Note3 – GRCh38 data is available HERE The tutorial has been updated based on the 1000 Genomes Phase III imputed genotypes. The original tutorial was…

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What does .bim .bed .fam stands for?

What does .bim .bed .fam stands for? 1 I have a hard time differentiating these files, maybe understanding the acronyms could help. If I’m right .ped is from pedigree and .bed is a strange way to say ‘binary-pedigree’. The others are obscure. plink fam bim bed • 21 views •…

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