GenGIS: A geospatial information system for genomic data.

  title={GenGIS: A geospatial information system for genomic data.},
  author={Donovan H. Parks and Michael S. Porter and Sylvia Churcher and Suwen Wang and Christian Blouin and Jacqueline L. Whalley and Stephen Brooks and Robert G. Beiko},
  journal={Genome research},
  volume={19 10},
The increasing availability of genetic sequence data associated with explicit geographic and ecological information is offering new opportunities to study the processes that shape biodiversity. The generation and testing of hypotheses using these data sets requires effective tools for mathematical and visual analysis that can integrate digital maps, ecological data, and large genetic, genomic, or metagenomic data sets. GenGIS is a free and open-source software package that supports the… 

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