BAli Phy

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BAli-Phy: http://www.biomath.ucla.edu/msuchard/bali-phy/

Phylogenetic alignment software written by Ben Redelings working with Marc Suchard and Jeff Thorne.

The Redelings-Suchard kernel is a Metropolis-Hastings scheme for sampling a 3-branch alignment (e.g. of three observed sister taxa and their unobserved parent) with the same big-O complexity as sampling a single-branch (pairwise) alignment. The kernel is described in this paper: