Monthly Archives October 2018

Phenotips pedigree-drawing software and The Archers family tree updated

I previously posted about a pedigree-drawing software called Proband from Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania.  It is nice to use, incorporating quite a few of the features that I wrote about in 2014. Here is another pedigree-drawing software, called Phenotips.  It is commercially supported through a company called Gene42.  Although it does require use of a mouse and keyboard, it is easy to use and has some nice features, especially the ease with which it is possible to add people, and the relative ease of adding phenotype information. I have redrawn and considerably expanded The Archers family tree using it.  Quite
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