About this Research Topic
The articles in this Research Topic aim to investigate the extent to which we can better exploit the currently available data with appropriate statistical approaches, as well as the technical challenges and computational issues that remain in practical data analysis.
We are particularly interested in accommodating contributions that explore any of the following research topics (but certainly not limited to):
(1) Statistical analysis strategies, methods and applications for association studies involving (multiple) rare variants.
(2) Methods and applications in detecting or incorporating gene-gene and gene-environment interactions.
(3) Machine learning and nonparametric approaches and their applications in association studies.
(4) Novel model selection, estimation and prediction procedures in high-dimensional genomic data analysis.
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