Inference of Allele Frequencies in Microbial Populations

BACTFREQ: Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Bacterial Allele Frequencies (replaces BFREQ program)

Program by Eric Anderson (Univ. Washington)
Release Date 10 June 2001.
| Windows 95/98/NTMacintoshSource Code in C |
Users of this program are requested to cite both the papers listed below.
Reference: E. C. Anderson and P. A. Scheet. 2001. Improving the estimation of bacterial allele frequencies. Genetics 158:1383-1386.
Reference: B. Rannala, W. Qui, and D. E. Dykhuizen. 2000. Methods for estimating gene frequencies and detecting selection in bacterial populations. Genetics 155: 499-508.
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