About the Authors

Rasmus Nielsen, Carlos Bustamante, Melissa J Hubisz, Adi Fledel-Alon
Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Rasmus Nielsen
Center for Bioinformatics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Andrew G Clark, Timothy B Sackton
Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Stephen Glanowski
Applied Biosystems, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

David M Tanenbaum, Mark D Adams
Celera Genomics, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

Daniel Civello, Thomas J White, John J. Sninsky, Michele Cargill
Celera Diagnostics, Alameda, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

rasmus@binf.ku.dk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SG, DMT, DC, TJW, JJS, MDA, and MC conceived and designed the experiments and performed the experiments. RN, CB, AGC, TBS, MJH, and AFA analyzed the data and contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. RN, CB, AGC, MDA, and MC wrote the paper.