saturation of synonymous substitution

Roland Hilgarth rshilg1 at
Wed Apr 11 12:08:42 EST 2001

Hi everybody,

I have a question concerning synonymous substitution calculations.  When
the rate odf synonymous substitutions per site (ds) the synonymous sites
become saturated.  What exactly does synonymous site saturation mean in
an evolutionary context?

Thank you very much for your assistance


Roland Hilgarth                   E-mail: rshilg1 at
University of Kentucky
Lexington Kentuky 40546


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