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GENOME: A rapid coalescent-based whole genome simulator

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Download source codes and precompiled binaries, latest update v0.2 (2009.2.18)


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Comparison with ms and cosi

Within small regions, we have compared our simulated samples with those generated by other coalescent simulators and theoretical predictions. Comparison includes LD patterns, frequency spectra and computation time.


Liming Liang; Sebastian Zöllner; Goncalo R. Abecasis.(2007) GENOME: a rapid coalescent-based whole genome simulator. Bioinformatics 23(12):1565-7.[PDF]


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