Work Package 3
WP 3: Meta-analysis and Bioinformatics
deCode,University of Ioannina,KCL
- To combine datasets from genome-wide association and other studies using advanced meta-analysis techniques in order to identify the genetic variants that are most important for determining the risk of osteoarthritis phenotypes.
- To explore the consistency of the associations across different study populations and different phenotypes.
- To provide bioinformatic support for the Consortium.