malan: MAle Lineage ANalysis

MAle Lineage ANalysis by simulating genealogies backwards and imposing short tandem repeats (STR) mutations forwards. Intended for forensic Y chromosomal STR (Y-STR) haplotype analyses. Numerous analyses are possible, e.g. number of matches and meiotic distance to matches. Refer to papers mentioned in citation("malan") (DOI's: <doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1007028>, <doi:10.21105/joss.00684> and <doi:10.1016/j.fsigen.2018.10.004>).

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AuthorMikkel Meyer Andersen [aut, cre]
MaintainerMikkel Meyer Andersen <>
LicenseGPL-2 | file LICENSE
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