See also: Part 1: QTL Analysis and Quantitative Genetics Part 2: Statistical Methods for QTL Analysis The 'qtl' package in R allows you to implement QTL analysis using the methods I've previously discussed. The code below is adapted from Broman...

Guest post by Bob Agnew ([email protected]) —————- Introduction Marketing optimization consists of assigning offers to prospects in order to maximize total expected profit subject to a few general linear constraints and the requirement that a prospect receives at most one offer. What distinguishes these problems is their sheer size. With millions of prospects, brute force linear solvers are unsuitable. ...