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Agust Sverrir Egilsson, Hakon Gudbjartsson: Indexing, rewriting and efficient querying of relations referencing semistructured data. deCODE genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, March 21, 2006: US07016910 (37 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses methods and apparatus that facilitate efficient querying of tables referencing semistructured data such as digraphs and other domains with complex grouping structure. The invention methods enable meaningful indexing of the tables as well as rewriting of queries with respect t ...


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Grant Struan F A: Genetic variants in the tcf7l2 gene as diagnostic markers for risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Decode Genetics Ehf, Grant Struan F A, HANNESSON Helgi, December 28, 2006: WO/2006/137085 (33 worldwide citation)

Polymorphisms in the gene TCF7L2 are shown by association analysis to be a susceptibility gene for type II diabetes. Methods of diagnosis of susceptibility to diabetes, of decreased susceptibility to diabetes and protection against diabetes, are described, as are methods of treatment for type II dia ...


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Agust Sverrir Egilsson, Hakon Gudbjartsson: Online modifications of dimension structures in multidimensional processing. deCode Genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, July 9, 2002: US06418427 (31 worldwide citation)

A method/operator is disclosed that modifies dimension structures and relations during processing in a multidimensional data cube. The online “blowup” operator disclosed uses one or more hierarchical structures to expand a hypercube in order to reveal internal connections between attributes in relat ...


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Ágúst Sverrir Egilsson, Hákon Gudbjartsson, Styrmir Sigurjónsson: SQL query generator utilizing matrix structures. deCODE Genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, June 10, 2003: US06578028 (26 worldwide citation)

A graphical SQL query generator and query operators are disclosed. The query tool embeds matrix objects that are used for building and transforming SQL based queries, views, data cubes and other relations including “virtual” or calculated relations. The matrix objects trace the structure of a relati ...


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STEFANSSON Hreinn, INGASON Andres: [fr] VARIATIONS DU NOMBRE DE COPIES PRÉDICTIVES D’UN RISQUE DE SCHIZOPHRÉNIE, [en] COPY NUMBER VARIATIONS PREDICTIVE OF RISK OF SCHIZOPHRENIA. STEFANSSON Hreinn, INGASON Andres, DECODE GENETICS EHF, January 7, 2010: WO/2010/001419 (25 worldwide citation)

[en] The present invention relates to genomic copy number variations as risk factors for schizophrenia. The invention provides methods and kits for risk management of schizophrenia, by assessing such copy number variations in the genome of individuals.


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Agust Sverrir Egilsson, Hakon Gudbjartsson: Online syntheses programming technique. deCode Genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, August 13, 2002: US06434557 (23 worldwide citation)

The current mechanism discloses methods for transforming a set of heterogeneous relations into multidimensional data cubes. A syntheses process is disclosed that dynamically and with minimal user input eliminates ambiguities in a populated hypercube. Including, ambiguities reflecting dependencies be ...


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Hakon Gudbjartsson, Thorvaldur S Arnarson, Pavol Rovensky, Vilmundur Palmason: Method and system for defining sets by querying relational data using a set definition language. deCODE Genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, December 19, 2006: US07152073 (22 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the usage pattern, commonly found in many software applications, of defining sets of objects based on object attributes. A specifically designed set definition language for defining sets, called SDL, is described and a software system that implements this language ef ...


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Agust Sverrir Egilsson, Hakon Gudbjartsson: Populating data cubes using calculated relations. deCODE genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, November 29, 2005: US06970874 (20 worldwide citation)

The current invention discloses methods for transforming a set of relations into multidimensional data cubes. A syntheses process is disclosed that dynamically and with minimal user input eliminates ambiguities when populating a data cube by introducing table-like virtual relations. The methods are ...


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Struan Grant, Thorarinn Blöndal: Detection of C4A deletion by long range PCR. deCODE genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, May 1, 2001: US06225093 (18 worldwide citation)

Methods are described for detecting a deletion in the C4A gene (e.g., for detecting C4AQ0), by performing long range polymerase chain reaction amplification on a test sample comprising genomic DNA. The methods amplify target DNA comprising a retroviral insert in intron 9 of the C4A gene using primer ...


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Agust Sverrir Egilsson, Hakon Gudbjartsson: Online modifications of relations in multidimensional processing. deCODE Genetics ehf, Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds P C, March 12, 2002: US06356900 (18 worldwide citation)

A method/operator is disclosed that adjusts measurements during processing in a multidimensional data cube. The online “depth-of-field” operator disclosed varies the density of points in a representation of the multidimensional cube. The operator may be applied to any collection of dimensions and re ...