Monday, August 16, 2010


Welcome to VCFtools - a program package designed for working with VCF files, such as those generated by the 1000 Genomes Project. The aim of VCFtools is to provide methods for working with VCF files: validating, merging, comparing and calculate some basic population genetic statistic

VCFtools now supports the VCF format v4.0.

The source code can be obtained from

Documentation on SourceFroge:

Example use from SeqAnswers here: (

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