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  • Description

    (Ancestry and Kinship Toolkit) a statistical genetics tool for analysing large cohorts of whole-genome sequenced samples. It provides a handful of useful statistical genetics routines using the htslib API for input/output. This means it can seamlessly read BCF/VCF files and play nicely with bcftools.

  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ biogrids-cli install akt Copy to clipboard Available operating systems: Linux 64, OS X INTEL
  • Primary Citation*

    R. Arthur, O. Schulz-Trieglaff, A. J. Cox, and J. O’Connell. 2017. AKT: ancestry and kinship toolkit. Bioinformatics. 33(1): 142-144.

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  • Keywords

    Genomics, Statistical Analysis

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  0.3.2 (54.7 MB)
    OS X INTEL:  0.3.2 (37.3 MB)

  • Developers

    Rudy Arthur, Jared O’Connell