About the Authors

Mark D Schroeder

Contributed equally to this work with: Mark D Schroeder, Michael Pearce, John Fak

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Michael Pearce

Contributed equally to this work with: Mark D Schroeder, Michael Pearce, John Fak

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

John Fak

Contributed equally to this work with: Mark D Schroeder, Michael Pearce, John Fak

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

HongQing Fan

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Ulrich Unnerstall

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Eldon Emberly

Affiliation Center for Studies in Physics and Biology, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Nikolaus Rajewsky

Address ¤ Current address: Department of Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Affiliation Center for Studies in Physics and Biology, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Eric D Siggia

Affiliation Center for Studies in Physics and Biology, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Ulrike Gaul

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gaul@mail.rockefeller.edu

Affiliation Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Author Contributions

MDS and UG conceived and designed the experiments. MP, JF, and HQF performed the experiments. MDS, UU, EDS, and UG analyzed the data. UU and MP generated the figures. MDS, EE, and NR performed Ahab runs. UG wrote the paper.