About the Authors

Kirsten E. Eilertson
Bioinformatics Core, J David Gladstone Institutes, San Francisco, California, United States of America

James G. Booth
Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Carlos D. Bustamante
Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

cdbustam@stanford.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: KEE. Wrote the paper: KEE CDB. Designed the software used in the analysis: KEE JGB CDB. Conceived and designed simulations: KEE CDB.