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Bayes estimation of species divergence times and ancestral population sizes using DNA sequences from multiple loci

Genetics

Aug 22, 2003

B Rannala, Ziheng Yang

PMID: 12930768

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The effective population sizes of ancestral as well as modern species are important parameters in models of population genetics and human evolution. The commonly used method for estimating ancestral population sizes, based on counting mismatches between the species tree and the inferred...read more

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Pongidae
Leg Length Inequality
Genetics, Population
Hominidae
Pan troglodytes
Underpopulation
Genus Homo
Monte Carlo Method
Two-Parameter Models
Bayesian Prediction
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Bayes estimation of species divergence times and ancestral population sizes using DNA sequences from multiple loci

Genetics

Aug 22, 2003

B Rannala, Ziheng Yang

PMID: 12930768

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Abstract

The effective population sizes of ancestral as well as modern species are important parameters in models of population genetics and human evolution. The commonly used method for estimating ancestral population sizes, based on counting mismatches between the species tree and the inferred...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Pongidae
Leg Length Inequality
Genetics, Population
Hominidae
Pan troglodytes
Underpopulation
Genus Homo
Monte Carlo Method
Two-Parameter Models
Bayesian Prediction
1
560
2

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