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Software available at this site

  • FineSTRUCTURE version 2, a pipeline for running ChromoPainter and FineSTRUCTURE for population inference. A GUI is available for interpretation. Download from the Downloads page.
  • FineSTRUCTURE R scripts, a facility for exploring the results when the GUI is unavailable.
  • GLOBETROTTER, the admixture dating method based on ChromoPainter. Download from the Downloads page.
  • AdmixturePainting, A set of R tools to inmterpret the results of ADMIXTURE and STRUCTURE-like mixture models.
  • RADpainter, finestructure and ChromoPainter for RAD tag data used for non-model organisms.
  • Scripts to perform many types of conversion. Included in the main software download from the Downloads page.

What this page is This page provides information about and downloads for methodology for Chromosome Painting. It is not a facility to analyse your genome. Sorry if you were misled by the punchy name!
About Chromosome Painting Painting is an efficient way of identifying important haplotype information from dense genotype data. It describes ancestry in an efficient way suitable for a range of further analyses, including population identification and admixture dating.