diveRsity v1.3.6 has just be submitted to CRAN. This new version now contains a function to calculate the statistical significance of genetic heterogeneity between population samples. A new function allowing users to launch diveRsity-online locally is also included.
Kevin Keenan is currently working towards a PhD in population and evolutionary genetics. His general research interests include; small scale intraspecific genetic divergence, speciation and phylogeography.
Uncle Mick is currently reading genetics at the University of Manchester. His interests include; the role of non-coding RNA in regulatory processes, molecular processes associated with sequencing technology, and the interactions between genotype and phenotype.