By Andrea Anderson

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In the paper set to appear online this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a team of investigators from Microsoft Research and Pacific Biosciences describe their new statistical method for overcoming confounders that may muddle expression quantitative trait locus analyses.

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