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Dirk Husmeier


Affiliation: Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland
Country: UK


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    Husmeier D, Wright F. A Bayesian approach to discriminate between alternative DNA sequence segmentations. Bioinformatics. 2002;18:226-34 pubmed
    ..On the synthetic data, the algorithm identified the true mosaic structure in nine out of ten cases. On the real-world sequence alignments, it selected the same mosaic structures as predicted in the literature. ..
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    Husmeier D, McGuire G. Detecting recombination with MCMC. Bioinformatics. 2002;18 Suppl 1:S345-53 pubmed
    ..The method was tested on a synthetic and three real DNA sequence alignments, where it was found to outperform the established detection methods PLATO, RECPARS, and TOPAL. ..