About the Authors

Zachary A. King

Affiliation Department of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Andreas Dräger

Affiliations Department of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Center for Bioinformatics Tuebingen (ZBIT), University of Tuebingen, Tübingen, Germany

Ali Ebrahim

Affiliation Department of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Nikolaus Sonnenschein

Affiliation Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark

Nathan E. Lewis

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Bernhard O. Palsson

palsson@ucsd.edu

Affiliations Department of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the paper: ZAK. Designed the user interface: ZAK, AD. Designed import/export functionality: ZAK, AD, AE, NS. Authored the core Escher library: ZAK, AE. Defined the broad goals and software features: ZAK, AD, NEL, BOP.