Ancestral sequence

Brian Foley btf at
Wed Apr 29 12:08:02 EST 1998

Greg Singer wrote:
>   The best method I've found for ancestral sequence 
> reconstruction is PAML.  You can download it from 
> (it's
> free).
>  Greg

Could you comment on why you feel it is better than other
methods?  From the name I assume it is a maximum likelihood
method, rather than a maximum parsimony method.

|Brian T. Foley               btf at                       |
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