kinship2 1.8.5-foss-2020a-R-4.0.0

Routines to handle family data with a pedigree object (2014, ). The initial purpose was to create correlation structures that describe family relationships such as kinship and identity-by-descent, which can be used to model family data in mixed effects models, such as in the coxme function. Also includes a tool for pedigree drawing which is focused on producing compact layouts without intervention. Recent additions include utilities to trim the pedigree object with various criteria, and kinship for the X chromosome.

Accessing kinship2 1.8.5-foss-2020a-R-4.0.0

To load the module for kinship2 1.8.5-foss-2020a-R-4.0.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load kinship2/1.8.5-foss-2020a-R-4.0.0

BEAR Apps Version



  • kinship2 1.8.5

More Information

For more information visit the kinship2 website.


This version of kinship2 has a direct dependency on: foss/2020a R/4.0.0-foss-2020a

Required By

This version of kinship2 is a direct dependent of: BEAR-R-bio/2020a-foss-2020a-R-4.0.0

Last modified on 4th July 2022