About the Authors

Yuanyuan Xiao, Mark R Segal
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for Bioinformatics and Molecular Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Yee H Yang
Department of Medicine, Center for Bioinformatics and Molecular Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Todd A Burckin, Grant A Hartzog
Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Lily Shiue
Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

mark@biostat.ucsf.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

GAH and MRS conceived and designed the experiments. TAB performed the experiments. YX, YHY, and MRS analyzed the data. YHY, LS, and GAH contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. YX, YHY, TAB, GAH, and MRS wrote the paper.