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Genes in the terminal regions of orthopoxvirus genomes experience adaptive molecular evolution

David J Esteban* and Anne P Hutchinson

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Biology Department, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY, 12604, USA

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BMC Genomics 2011, 12:261  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-261

Published: 23 May 2011

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Viral genomes used in this analysis.

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Gene families excluded from analysis.

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Basic statistics of genes used in analysis.

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Genes under diversifying selection identified by model M8 only.

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Proportions and omega values of significant genes.

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Sites in significant genes (models M2a and M8) under diversifying selection determined by Bayes empirical Bayes analysis.

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Sites in significant genes (model M8 only) under diversifying selection determined by Bayes Empirical Bayes analysis.

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