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mvBIMBAM is a tool for multivariate association analysis. The mvBIMBAM algorithm uses Bayesian statistics and is an adaptation of the BIMBAM tool (see links).


GWAS study


  • Operation: Analysis
  • Software interface: Command-line user interface
  • Language: C++
  • Operating system: Linux; Mac OS X
  • License: GPL-3.0
  • Cost: Free
  • Version name: -
  • Credit: National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
  • Contact: RKrauss _at_ | stephens _at_
  • Collection: -


Shim H, Chasman DI, Smith JD, Mora S, Ridker PM, Nickerson DA, Krauss RM, Stephens M "A multivariate genome-wide association analysis of 10 LDL subfractions, and their response to statin treatment, in 1868 Caucasians." PLoS One. 2015 Apr 21;10(4):e0120758. eCollection 2015.
PMID: 25898129
PMCID: PMC4405269

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