Recombination rates

Recombination rate estimates use the measure, R, from Hey and Kliman (2002). This is based on a comparison of the genetic and physical maps of each chromosome using a sliding window approach.

J.Hey, R.M.Kliman, Interactions between natural selection, recombination and gene diversity in the genes of Drosophila, (Genetics 160: 595-608; 2002).