bootstrapping a neighbor joining tree w/Phylip?
mbfw at s-crim1.dl.ac.uk
Mon Jun 28 09:10:06 EST 1993
Fredj Tekaia (tekaia at pasteur.fr) asks...
> A side issues of this presentation is :
> can someone point to papers synthetizing in which conditions might be
> used each of these tree making techniques?
> Having aligned sequences, which are the criteria that suggest the choice
> of one or more of these techniques? In which limits might the results
> be comparable?
Two good references reviewing phylogenetic tree construction methods are:
Felsenstein J. (1988) Phylogenies from molecular sequences:
infererence and reliability. Ann. Rev. Genet. 22:521-565.
Swofford D.L. & Olson G.J. (1990) Phylogeny Reconstruction.
In: Molecular Systematics (eds. Hillis D.M. & Moritz C.).
Sunderland, MA. pp411-501.
Further discussion about phylogenetic tree methods (as opposed to
software) should perhaps move to "bionet.molbio.evolution" newsgroup.
SASS, University of Edinburgh,
Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K.
frank at sass.sari.ac.uk
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