poolSeq-package: Analyze Pool-seq Data

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The poolSeq package provides a variety of functions to simulate and analyze Pool-seq data, including estimation of the effective population size, selection coefficients and dominance parameters.


Thomas Taus

Maintainer: Thomas Taus <[email protected]>


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Jónás A., Taus T., Kosiol C., Schlötterer C. & Futschik A.: Estimating effective population size from temporal allele frequency changes in experimental evolution, manuscript in preparation.

See Also

wf.traj, sample.alleles, estimateNe, cmh.test, chi.sq.test and read.sync.

ThomasTaus/poolSeq documentation built on May 23, 2019, 8:36 a.m.