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gboosting is a tool to boost gradients and analysis of the false discovery rate in survival analyses for genome-wide association studies (GWAS).


Genetics; GWAS study; DNA; Sequence analysis


  • Operation: Nucleic acid sequence analysis
  • Software interface: Library
  • Language: R
  • Operating system: Linux; Mac OS X; Microsoft Windows
  • License: GNU GPL v2
  • Cost: Free
  • Version name: 1.0.1
  • Credit: The Chinese Natural Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), NCI SPORE, Anderson Cancer Center Moon Shots Program, the Miriam and Jim Mulva Research Fund, the Patrick M. McCarthy Foundation, the Marit Peterson Fund for Melanoma Research.
  • Contact: Lu Xia luxia _at_
  • Collection: -


He K, Li Y, Zhu J, Liu H, Lee JE, Amos CI, Hyslop T, Jin J, Lin H, Wei Q, Li Y "Component-wise gradient boosting and false discovery control in survival analysis with high-dimensional covariates." Bioinformatics 2016; 32(1):50-7
PMID: 26382192
PMCID: PMC4757968

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