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  • Description

    a program for Bayesian inference and model choice across a wide range of phylogenetic and evolutionary models. MrBayes uses Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods to estimate the posterior distribution of model parameters.

  • Usage

    To list all executables provided by MrBayes, run: $ biogrids-list mrbayes Copy to clipboard
  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ biogrids-cli install mrbayes Copy to clipboard Available operating systems: Linux 64, OS X INTEL
  • Primary Citation*

    F. Ronquist, M. Teslenko, P. van der Mark, D. L. Ayres, A. Darling, S. Höhna, B. Larget, L. Liu, M. A. Suchard, and J. P. Huelsenbeck. 2012. MrBayes 3.2: Efficient Bayesian Phylogenetic Inference and Model Choice Across a Large Model Space. Systematic Biology. 61(3): 539-542.

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  • Citation Note

    "If you wish to cite the program, please refer to the most recent release i.e.: MrBayes 3.2 (Ronquist et al., 2015). You can also run the citations command in the program to get a number of other relevant citations for the program and its models and algorithms."
  • Keywords

    Genomics, Phylogenetic Inference, Phylogenomics

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  3.2.6 (8.2 MB)
    OS X INTEL:  3.2.6 (11.9 MB)

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

      3.2.6-mpi (1.7 MB)
    • OS X INTEL:

  • Developers

    Huelsenbeck John, Larget Bret, van der Mark Paul, Ronquist Fredrik, Simon Donald