[R] library for mixed GLM?

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Sun May 27 19:22:18 CEST 2001

Tord Snall <tord.snall at ebc.uu.se> writes:

> Dear all,
> I am taking a course in GLM given by a devoted SAS user. He has given us a
> homework where  a mixed GLM with a logistic link and binomially distributed
> observations should be fitted.
> I know of the library nlme for mixed effect models but as I understand it,
> one cannot choose between different links and distributions in the
> functions provided there.
> I have so far managed very well with R (and of course given him my R code
> ;-) ) but now I am stuck. Could someone please point me at a suitable library.

The mailing list search engine came up with a short discussion almost
exactly a year back.

I suspect the closest you get is the glmm() function in Jim Lindsey's
repeated library (http://www.luc.ac.be/~jlindsey/rcode.html). It's
rather restricted in what it does, but it might be that what it does
happens to be what you need...

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