About the Authors

Rebecca Hunt-Newbury, Ryan Viveiros, Dina Anastas, Erin Halfnight, Adam Lorch, Jie Pan, Donald G Moerman
Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Rebecca Hunt-Newbury, Ryan Viveiros, Dina Anastas, Erin Halfnight, Adam Lorch, Jie Pan, Donald G Moerman
Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Robert Johnsen, Allan Mah, Lily Fang, David Lee, John Lin, Domena Tu, Z Zhao, David L Baillie
Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Sheldon McKay, H. Mark Okada, Kim Wong, Steven J Jones, Marco A Marra
Genome Sciences Centre, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Ana K Schulz, Ralf Schnabel
Institut für Genetik, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany

Andrey Alexeyenko, Eric Sonnhammer
Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Thomas Burglin
Department of Biosciences, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden

Corresponding Author

moerman@zoology.ubc.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

DLB and DGM conceived and designed the experiments. RHN, RV, RJ, AM, DA, LF, EH, DL, JL, JP, DT, and ZZ performed the experiments. RHN, RV, AL, JP, and DGM analyzed the data. SM, HMO, AKS, KW, AA, TB, ES, RS, SJJ, MAM, and DLB contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. RHN, RV, and DGM wrote the paper.