Skip to main content
Warning: You are using the test version of PyPI. This is a pre-production deployment of Warehouse. Changes made here affect the production instance of TestPyPI (
Help us improve Python packaging - Donate today!

A flexible and fast mixed model toolbox written in C++/python

Project Description


## What is LIMIX?

LIMIX is a flexible and efficient linear mixed model library with interfaces to Python and other scripting languages.

By Christoph Lippert (,
Franceso Paolo Casale (, and Oliver Stegle (

## Philosophy

Genomic analyses require flexible models that can be adapted to the needs of the user.
LIMIX is smart about how particular models are fit to safe computational cost.

## Installation:

* Recommended is an installation via pypi.
* pip install limix will work on most systems.

* If you want to install LIMIX from source you require:
- scons, scipy, numpy

* Swig:
- swig 2.0 or higher

## How to use LIMIX?
A good starting point is our package Vignettes. These tutorials can are available in this repository:

The main package vignette can also be viewed using the ipython notebook viewer: or by downloading the PDF equivalent:

More extensive documentation will be available soon.

## Problems ?
If you want to use LIMIX and encounter any issues, please contact us by email:

## License

Release History

This version
History Node

History Node

History Node

History Node

History Node

History Node


History Node


Download Files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

File Name & Hash SHA256 Hash Help Version File Type Upload Date
(2.9 MB) Copy SHA256 Hash SHA256
2.7 Wheel Jul 2, 2015
(3.0 MB) Copy SHA256 Hash SHA256
Source Jul 2, 2015

Supported By

WebFaction WebFaction Technical Writing Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Dyn Dyn DNS Sentry Sentry Error Logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ Heroku Heroku PaaS Kabu Creative Kabu Creative UX & Design Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV Certificate Rackspace Rackspace Cloud Servers DreamHost DreamHost Log Hosting