About the Authors

Vanessa Cheung, Nizar N Batada, Fred Winston
Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gordon Chua, Timothy R Hughes
Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Christian R Landry, Stephen W Michnick
Département de Biochimie, and Centre Robert-Cedergren, Bio-Informatique Génomique, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada

Corresponding Author

winston@genetics.med.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

VC, GC, NNB, CRL, SWM, TRH, and FW conceived and designed the experiments. VC, GC, NNB, and CRL performed the experiments. VC and FW wrote the paper with contributions from GC, NNB, CRL, SWM, and TRH.