estim_herit {EstHer} R Documentation

## Estimation of heritability in linear mixed models.

### Description

The function computes heritability when the random effects follow either a Gaussian distribution or a mixture of a Dirac and a Gaussian distribution.

### Usage

estim_herit(Y, Z)


### Arguments

 Y vector of observations of size n Z matrix with n rows and N columns

### Value

 heritability Heritability

Anna Bonnet

### References

The method is developped in the paper "Heritability estimation in high dimensional linear mixed models" (A.Bonnet,vE.Gassiat, C.Levy-Leduc,2014)

[Package EstHer version 1.0 Index]