About the Authors

Nicholas Eriksson
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Lior Pachter
Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Yumi Mitsuya, Soo-Yon Rhee, Chunlin Wang, Robert W. Shafer
Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, United States of America

Baback Gharizadeh, Mostafa Ronaghi
Genome Technology Center, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

Niko Beerenwinkel
Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zurich, Basel, Switzerland

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Performed the experiments: YM SR CW BG MR RS. Analyzed the data: NE LP NB. Wrote the paper: NE LP NB.