MRBAYES: Bayesian inference of phylogenetic trees

Bioinformatics. 2001 Aug;17(8):754-5. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/17.8.754.


Summary: The program MRBAYES performs Bayesian inference of phylogeny using a variant of Markov chain Monte Carlo.

Availability: MRBAYES, including the source code, documentation, sample data files, and an executable, is available at

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Algorithms
  • Bayes Theorem*
  • Computational Biology
  • Markov Chains
  • Phylogeny*
  • Software*