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TAPIR enables high-throughput estimation and comparison of phylogenetic informativeness using locus-specific substitution models

@article{Faircloth2012TAPIREH,
  title={TAPIR enables high-throughput estimation and comparison of phylogenetic informativeness using locus-specific substitution models},
  author={Brant C. Faircloth and Jonathan Chang and M. Alfaro},
  journal={arXiv: Populations and Evolution},
  year={2012}
}
Massively parallel DNA sequencing techniques are rapidly changing the dynamics of phylogenetic study design by exponentially increasing the discovery of phylogenetically useful loci. This increase in the number of phylogenetic markers potentially provides researchers the opportunity to select subsets of loci best-addressing particular phylogenetic hypotheses based on objective measures of performance over different time scales. Investigators may also want to determine the power of particular… 
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