27 October 2010

GenStat 13.2

The 13th edition of GenStat (formally version 13.2, after a service release) continues recent development trends, with broad based development of reach and function centred around an emphasis on biosciences, but plenty of appeal for broad scientific application.

This approach finds particular expression in a new menu, one of several progressive changes under the top level Statistics drop down, collecting tools for qualitative trait loci analysis under the heading QTL (Linkage/Association). This is more than an interface metaphor, though: the GenStat server stores and maps information about QTL data structures in a very intuitive and productive dedicated centralised space for common access by the tools grouped here. [...more...]

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