Nicolas Duforet-Frebourg

Postdoctoral researcher, UC Berkeley

Centre for theoretical evolutionary biology, Berkeley, CA


  • Duforet Frebourg N. and Slatkin M. (2015) Isolation-By-Distance-and-Time in a stepping stone model. BioRxiv link paper
  • Duforet-Frebourg N., Laval G., Bazin E. and Blum M.G.B. (2015) Detecting genomic signatures of natural selection with principal component analysis: application to the 1000 Genomes data. 2015 Arxiv:1504.04543 link paper
  • Duforet-Frebourg N., Gattepaille L.M., Blum M.G.B, and Jakobsson M. (2015) HaploPOP: a software that improves population assignment by combining markers into haplotypes. BMC Bioinformatics, 16:242 link paper .
  • Merker M, Blin C, Mona S, Duforet-Frebourg N, et al. (2015) Evolutionary history and global spread of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing lineage. nature genetics, 47, 242–249. doi:10.1038/ng.3195 link paper
  • N. Duforet-Frebourg, E. Bazin, M.G.B. Blum. (2014) Genome scans for detecting footprints of local adaptation using a Bayesian factor model. Molecular Biology and Evolution 31 (9): 2483-2495. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msu182. link paper
  • Duforet-Frebourg N, MGB Blum. (2014) Bayesian Matrix Factorization for Outlier Detection: An Application in Population Genetics. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics Volume 63, pp 143-147. paper link
  • Karakachoff M, Duforet-Frebourg N. et al. (2014), Fine scale human genetic structure in Western France. European journal of Human genetics. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2014.17. link paper
  • Duforet-Frebourg, N. and Blum, M. G.B. (2014), NONSTATIONARY PATTERNS OF ISOLATION-BY-DISTANCE: INFERRING MEASURES OF LOCAL GENETIC DIFFERENTIATION WITH BAYESIAN KRIGING. Evolution, 68: 1110–1123. doi: 10.1111/evo.12342 link paper
  • My thesis manuscript (in French) paper