About the Authors

Nadin Rohland, David Reich, Swapan Mallick
Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nadin Rohland, David Reich, Swapan Mallick
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nadin Rohland, Matthias Meyer, Richard E. Green, Michael Hofreiter
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Richard E. Green
Department of Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz, United States of America

Nicholas J. Georgiadis
Director of Conservation, Ishawooa Mesa Ranch, Cody, Wyoming, United States of America

Alfred L. Roca
Department of Animal Sciences and Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Michael Hofreiter
Department of Biology, University of York, York, United Kingdom

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: DR MM MH. Performed the experiments: NR MM. Analyzed the data: NR DR SM REG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DR NJG AR MH. Wrote the paper: NR DR SM AR MH.