About the Authors

Howard Y Chang
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Howard Y Chang, Julie B Sneddon, Ash A Alizadeh, Ruchira Sood, Jen-Tsan Chi, Patrick O Brown
Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Rob B West, Kelli Montgomery, Matt van de Rijn
Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

David Botstein
Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Patrick O Brown
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

pbrown@pmgm2.stanford.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no conflicts of interest exist.

Author Contributions

HYC, DB, and POB conceived and designed the experiments. HYC, JBS, RS, and KM performed the experiments. HYC, JBS, AAA, RBW, JTC, MVDR, DB, and POB analyzed the data. HYC and POB wrote the paper.