alfacinha is a source-package of object-oriented Python modules for sequence evolution allowing for neighbor-dependent substitutions under GPL license.
This package is aimed at simulating the evolution of sequences along phylogenetic trees. It provides several modules to store and manipulate evolutionary models, to store and evolve a sequence, and store and manipulate evolutionary trees.
The API documentation is available here.
This package is available for UNIX, LINUX or MacOS X operating systems. It needs Python version 2.(>=2).
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If you have any problems or comments about alfacinha, please send an email to Leonor Palmeira.