How reliable are empirical genomic scans for selective sweeps?

June 20, 2018

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1473181/

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How reliable are empirical genomic scans for selective sweeps? Kosuke M. Teshima,1 Graham Coop, and Molly Przeworski1
Genome Res. 2006 Jun; 16(6): 702–712.
doi: 10.1101/gr.5105206
PMCID: PMC1473181
PMID: 16687733