convert2ss {qtl}R Documentation

Convert an intercross into a form to allow sex-specific maps

Description

Convert a standard F2 intercross into a form which allows sex-specific maps (class f2ss).

Usage

convert2ss(cross)

Arguments

cross An object of class cross (must be an intercross). See read.cross for details.

Value

The input cross object, but with the genetic map replaced by a pair (i.e., male and female) maps, and with the class changed to f2ss.

Warning

The use of sex-specific maps for intercrosses is experimental.

Author(s)

Karl W Broman, kbroman@jhsph.edu

See Also

est.map, listeria

Examples

data(listeria)
listeria.ss <- convert2ss(listeria)

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