I am trying to learn how to do association analysis of methylation array data with numerical trait like body weight, eGFR. As I have seen some of the publications, methylation data association with eGFR has been showed through regression analysis but I am not sure how to run regression for so many CpG probes in R.

Can you have look on this below publication and could you help with R code for regression analysis?


I do have methylation beta value from RnBeads but I am not sure how to read methylation data (rows/column-CpG/SampleID) and then how to read phenotype data file and finally how to make single sheet to run regression analysis?


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Have a look at this method:


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