About the Authors

Gareth J Fraser

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gareth.fraser@biology.gatech.edu (GJF); todd.streelman@biology.gatech.edu (JTS)

Affiliation Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences and School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

C. Darrin Hulsey

Affiliations Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences and School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America , Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

Ryan F Bloomquist

Affiliation Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences and School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Kristine Uyesugi

Affiliation Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences and School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Nancy R Manley

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

J. Todd Streelman

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gareth.fraser@biology.gatech.edu (GJF); todd.streelman@biology.gatech.edu (JTS)

Affiliation Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences and School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

GJF, CDH, NRM, and JTS conceived the experiments, and GJF, CDH, and JTS designed the experiments. GJF, RFB, and KU performed the experiments. GJF, CDH, and JTS analyzed the data. GJF and JTS wrote the paper.