To cite the package 'kangar00' itself use:

J. Manitz, S. Friedrichs, P. Burger, B. Hofner, N.T. Ha, S. Freytag, H. Bickeboeller (2017). kangar00: Kernel Approaches for Nonlinear Genetic Association Regression, R package version 1.1, https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=kangar00.

The size-adjusted kernel function is introduced in:

S. Freytag, H. Bickeboeller, C.I. Amos, T. Kneib, M. Schlather (2012). A Novel Kernel for Correcting Size Bias in the Logistic Kernel Machine Test with an Application to Rheumatoid Arthritis. Human Heredity, 74, 97-108.

The network-based kernel function is introduced in:

S. Freytag, J. Manitz, M. Schlather, T. Kneib, C.I. Amos, A. Risch, J. Chang-Claude, J. Heinrich, H. Bickeboeller (2013). A Network-Based Kernel Machine Test for the Identifcation of Risk Pathways in Genome-Wide Association Studies. Human Heredity, 76, 64-75.

The kernel boosting method is introduced in:

S. Friedrichs, J. Manitz, P. Burger, C.I. Amos, A. Risch, J.C. Chang-Claude, H.E. Wichmann, T. Kneib, H. Bickeboeller, and B. Hofner (2017). Pathway-Based Kernel Boosting for the Analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies. Submitted to Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine.

Use ‘toBibtex(citation("kangar00"))’ to extract BibTeX references.

Corresponding BibTeX entries:

  @Manual{,
    title = {{kangar00}: Kernel Approaches for Nonlinear Genetic
      Association Regression},
    author = {Juliane Manitz and Stefanie Friedrichs and Patricia
      Burger and Benjamin Hofner and Ngoc Thuy Ha and Saskia Freytag
      and Heike Bickeboeller},
    year = {2017},
    note = {{R} package version 1.1},
    url = {https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=kangar00},
  }
  @Article{,
    title = {A Novel Kernel for Correcting Size Bias in the Logistic
      Kernel Machine Test with an Application to Rheumatoid
      Arthritis.},
    author = {Saskia Freytag and Heike Bickeboeller and Christopher I
      Amos and Thomas Kneib and Martin Schlather},
    journal = {Human Heredity},
    year = {2012},
    volume = {74},
    pages = {97--108},
  }
  @Article{,
    title = {A Network-Based Kernel Machine Test for the Identifcation
      of Risk Pathways in Genome-Wide Association Studies.},
    author = {Saskia Freytag and Juliane Manitz and Martin Schlather
      and Thomas Kneib and Christopher I Amos and Angela Risch and
      Jenny Chang-Claude and Joachim Heinrich and Heike Bickeboeller},
    journal = {Human Heredity},
    year = {2013},
    volume = {76},
    pages = {64--75},
  }
  @Unpublished{,
    title = {Pathway-Based Kernel Boosting for the Analysis of
      Genome-Wide Association Studies.},
    author = {Stefanei Friedrichs and Juliane Manitz and Patricia
      Burger and Christopher I Amos and Angela Risch and Jenny
      Chang-Claude and Heinrich E. Wichmann and Thomas Kneib and Heike
      Bickeboeller and Benjamin Hofner},
    year = {2017},
    note = {Submitted to Computational and Mathematical Methods in
      Medicine},
  }