Statistical methods and challenges in connectome genetics

Dustin Pluta, Zhaoxia Yu, Tong Shen, Chuansheng Chen, Gui Xue, Hernando Ombao*

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The study of genetic influences on brain connectivity, known as connectome genetics, is an exciting new direction of research in imaging genetics. We here review recent results and current statistical methods in this area, and discuss some of the persistent challenges and possible directions for future work.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)83-86
Number of pages4
JournalStatistics and Probability Letters
StatePublished - May 2018

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  • Connectivity
  • Genetics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty


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