About the Authors

Clive H Glover, Michael Marin, James M Piret, Jennifer Bryan
Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Michael Marin, Jennifer Bryan
Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Connie J Eaves
Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Connie J Eaves
Terry Fox Laboratory, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Cheryl D Helgason
Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Cheryl D Helgason
Department of Cancer Endocrinology, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

James M Piret
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Corresponding Author

jenny@stat.ubc.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

CHG, CJE, CDH, and JMP conceived and designed the experiments. CHG and CDH performed the experiments. CHG, MM, and JB analyzed the data. CDH contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. CHG, CJE, JMP, and JB wrote the paper.