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Research Article

Distinguishing between Selective Sweeps from Standing Variation and from a De Novo Mutation

  • Benjamin M. Peter mail,

    bp@berkeley.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Emilia Huerta-Sanchez,

    Affiliations: Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America, Department of Statistics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Rasmus Nielsen

    Affiliations: Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America, Department of Statistics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Published: October 11, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003011

About the Authors

Benjamin M. Peter, Emilia Huerta-Sanchez, Rasmus Nielsen
Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America
Emilia Huerta-Sanchez, Rasmus Nielsen
Department of Statistics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: bp@berkeley.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BMP EH-S RN. Performed the experiments: BMP. Analyzed the data: BMP EH-S. Wrote the paper: BMP EH-S RN.