About the Authors

Eric Karsenti, Peer Bork, Detlev Arendt, Stefanie Kandels-Lewis, Uros Krzic
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany

Silvia G. Acinas
Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM), Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

Chris Bowler, Colomban De Vargas, Jean-Michel Claverie, Gaby Gorsky, Pascal Hingamp, Fabrice Not, Hiroyuki Ogata, Christian Sardet
CNRS, Paris, France

Chris Bowler
Institut de Biologie de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure (IBENS), Paris, France

Colomban De Vargas, Fabrice Not
Station Biologique de Roscoff (SBR), Evolution du Plancton et Paleo Oceans (EPPO), Roscoff, France

Colomban De Vargas, Gaby Gorsky, Fabrice Not, Christian Sardet
Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), Paris, France

Jeroen Raes
VIB, Brussels, Belgium

Jeroen Raes
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium

Matthew Sullivan
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America

Francesca Benzoni
University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

Jean-Michel Claverie, Pascal Hingamp, Hiroyuki Ogata
Aix-Marseille Université, Marseilles, France

Mick Follows
MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gaby Gorsky
Laboratoire d'Oceanographie de Villefranche (LOV), Villefranche-sur-Mer, France

Daniele Iudicone
Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Naples, Italy

Olivier Jaillon, Jean Weissenbach, Patrick Wincker
Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA), Genoscope, Evry, France

Stéphane Pesant
Universitaet Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Stéphane Pesant
MARUM Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, Bremen, Germany

Emmanuel Georges Reynaud
University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Christian Sardet
BioDev, Villefranche-sur-Mer, France

Michael E. Sieracki
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, West Boothbay Harbor, Maine, United States of America

Sabrina Speich
Laboratoire de Physique des Océans (LPO), CNRS/Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer (IFREMER)/Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)/Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO), Brest, France

Didier Velayoudon
DVIPC, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

karsenti@embl.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.