Domain: A model for the linkage between two genes. One of the genes is the human LQT syndrome (a rare heart disease) and the other is a genetic marker. The model is used to estimate the distance between these two genes.

Reference: The model originates from Professor Brian Suarez, and has been modified by first Augustine Kong, and later transformed to a Bayesian network by Claus Skaanning Jensen.

author =     {Claus Skaaning Jensen and Augustine Kong},
title =     {Blocking {G}ibbs Sampling for Linkage Analysis in Large Pedigrees with Many Loops},
institution = "Department of Computer Science, Aalborg University, Denmark",
year =     1996,
type =    {Research Report},
number =    {R-96-2048},
address =    "Fredrik Bajers Vej 7, DK-9220 Aalborg~\O",

Contributer: Uffe Kjaerulff.

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Additional Info: link.num, an elimination ordering (by Uffe Kjaerulff).