Asparagine N-Glycosylation: One pathway, Two distinct selective constraints

This repository contains code and data used for a research project on analyzing the Human Populations Genetics of the Asparagine N-Glycosylation pathway.

NEWS: Paper published!

The paper describing the analysis in this repository has been published!!!

Here is the link:

  • Dall'Olio GM, Laayouni H, et al: Distribution of events of positive selection and population differentiation in a metabolic pathway: the case of asparagine N-glycosylation. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2012. Available at: