Record added by Jurg Ott (the original Rockefeller list)
1.2 (June 2006)
Ordering markers when the number of loci is large is a special case of the traveling salesman problem. ANTMAP is a system based on the Ant Colony Optimization to solve this problem. ANYMAP performs segregation test, linkage grouping and locus ordering, and constructs a linkage map rapidly.
Hiroyoshi Iwata (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
MS-Windows, MacOS, Linux, UNIX(Solaris)
Iwata, Ninomiya (2006) “AntMap: constructing genetic linkage maps using an ant colony optimization algorithm”, Breeding Science, 56:371-377.