TABLE 2

Parameter estimates

mel-virmel-sim
ParameterMLMAP (95% CI)MLMAP (95% CI)
τa0.830.87 (0.81-0.92)0.0470.051 (0.046-0.058)
κC3.52.2 (2.0-2.5)2.31.7 (1.4-2.1)
κG2.71.9 (1.6-2.4)2.51.8 (1.4-2.4)
α0.881.1 (0.95-1.3)1.51.8 (1.4-2.3)
fmel0.450.47 (0.35-0.59)0.0930.10 (-0.088-0.21)
fvir0.400.41 (0.29-0.51)
fsim0.530.53 (0.33-0.68)
  • ML, maximum likelihood; MAP, maximum a posteriori; CI, credibility interval.

  • a The time since divergence expressed as the expected number of mutations per site in noncoding regions.