SLiM: Simulating Evolution with Selection and Linkage

SLiM: Simulating Evolution with Selection and Linkage
Philipp W. Messer
(Submitted on 14 Jan 2013)

SLiM is an efficient forward population genetic simulation designed for studying the effects of linkage and selection on a chromosome-wide scale. The program can incorporate complex scenarios of demography and population substructure, various models for selection and dominance of new mutations, arbitrary gene and chromosomal structure, and user-defined recombination maps.

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