About the Authors

Ryan N Gutenkunst, James P Sethna
Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Joshua J Waterfall
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Fergal P Casey
UCD Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland

Kevin S Brown
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Christopher R Myers
Cornell Theory Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

rng7@cornell.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

All authors conceived and designed the experiments. RNG performed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. RNG, JJW, FPC, and CRM contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools.