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### Why is the p-value significance threshold for HLA association tests $5*10^{-8}$? [closed]
Typically, a p-value of $p<=5*10^{-8}$ is used for genome-wide association testing, as there are roughly $1/p$ independent LD blocks in the human genome, so it correct for multiple testing across ...