Admix'em specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_10797
Name Admix'em
Software type Package/Module
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Output data Admix’em outputs individual genotypes, phenotypes, individual fitness, and parent-offspring relationships.
Operating system Unix/Linux
Programming languages C++
Parallelization OpenMP
Computer skills Advanced
Stability Stable
Maintained Yes


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  • person_outline Rongfeng Cui

Publication for Admix'em

Admix'em citation


Reproductive Isolation of Hybrid Populations Driven by Genetic Incompatibilities

PLoS Genet
PMCID: 4359097
PMID: 25768654
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005041

[…] Exact results for more than two loci have proven difficult to obtain [–]. As a result, we developed a custom c++ program, called admix’em (github:, to simulate more complex scenarios. The code allows one to specify the number and length of chromosomes and the genomic locations of hybrid incompa […]

Admix'em institution(s)
Department of Biology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA; Centro de Investigaciones Científicas de las Huastecas "Aguazarca", Calnali, Mexico; Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
Admix'em funding source(s)
NSF DDIGs; NSF IOS-0923825

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