About the Authors

Tao Zhang, Wah Heng Lee, Jin-Quan Run, Chia Lin Wei, Shirlena Wee Ling Soh, Martin L Hibberd, Edison T Liu, Yijun Ruan
Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore

Mya Breitbart, Forest Rohwer
Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

ruanyj@gis.a-star.edu.sg

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

FR and YR conceived and designed the experiments. TZ, MB, JR, CLW, SWLS, and FR performed the experiments. TZ, MB, WHL, SWLS, and YR analyzed the data. TZ and YR wrote the paper. MB, MLH, ETL, and FR helped revise the paper.