Welcome to GenRisk’s documentation!

GenRisk is a package that implements different gene-based scoring schemes to analyze and find significant genes within a phenotype in a population



  • plink >= 1.9

  • R version >= 3.6.3

  • python >= 3.

Package installation

Option 1: The latest release of GenRisk can be installed on python3+ with:

pip install genrisk

Option2: you can also install the package with the latest updates directly from GitHub with:

pip install git+https://github.com/AldisiRana/GenRisk.git


Rana Aldisi, Emadeldin Hassanin, Sugirthan Sivalingam, Andreas Buness, Hannah Klinkhammer, Andreas Mayr, Holger Fröhlich, Peter Krawitz, Carlo Maj, GenRisk: a tool for comprehensive genetic risk modeling, Bioinformatics, Volume 38, Issue 9, 1 May 2022, Pages 2651–2653, https://doi.org/10.1093/bioinformatics/btac152


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