[R] [R-pkgs] kinship2

Sinnwell, Jason P. Sinnwell.Jason at mayo.edu
Tue Jul 26 18:37:01 CEST 2011

Dear useRs:

Announcing the release of kinship2, version 1.2.1, to CRAN. 

kinship2 is a branch from the original kinship package with some key
updates for the pedigree and kinship functions, with some additional
functions that work with the pedigree object.

 * pedigree and pedigreeList objects implemented with S3 methods print
and "[,"
 * pedigree plotting routine re-written, now more robust
 * kinship matrices now implemented with Matrix package classes
 * utilities to trim the pedigree object with various criteria

A vignette is available with

For details and updates, see:

Jason Sinnwell

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