About the Authors

Burkhard R Braun, Diane O Inglis, M. Andrew Uhl, Alexander D Johnson
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Marco van het Hoog, Mikhail Martchenko, Hervé Hogues, Anastasia Levitin, Ursula Oberholzer, Catherine Bachewich, Doreen Harcus, Anne Marcil, Daniel Dignard, Tatiana Iouk, Rosa Zito, Edwin Wang, Malcolm Whiteway, André Nantel
Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Christophe d'Enfert
Unité Postulante Biologie et Pathogénicité Fongiques, INRA USC 2019, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Jan Dungan, Alan Kuo, Gerwald Köhler, George Newport, Nina Agabian
Department of Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Matthew Berriman, Kim Rutherford
The Sanger Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Michael Lorenz
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Utah-Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Lionel Frangeul
Plate-Forme Intégration et Analyse Génomique, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Fredj Tekaia
Unité de Génétique Moléculaire des Levures, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Carol A Munro, Steve Bates, Neil A Gow
School of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Institute of Medical Sciences, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Lois L Hoyer
Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Joachim Morschhäuser
Institut für Molekulare Infektionsbiologie, Universität Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany

Sadri Znaidi, Martine Raymond
Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Bernard Turcotte
Department of Medicine, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Gavin Sherlock, Maria Costanzo
Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

Jan Ihmels
Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Judith Berman
Department of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Dominique Sanglard
Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Aaron P Mitchell
Department of Microbiology and Institute of Cancer Research, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

andre.nantel@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Competing Interests

BRB is an employee of both Incyte and University of California at San Francisco (UCSF). Incyte played no role in this work, and the resources used were all from UCSF.

Author Contributions

BRB, CD, JD, DOI, MB, ML, APM, ADJ, MW, and AN conceived and designed the experiments. BRB, MM, JD, DOI, MAV, AL, VO, CB, DH, AM, DD, TL, RZ, MW, and AN performed the experiments. BRB, MV, CD, AK, HH, MB, CAM, SB, NAG, LLH, GK, JM, GN, SZ, MR, BT, JHI, JB, DS, NA, MW, and AN analyzed the data. BRB, MV, CD, JD, AK, DOI, MAV, HH, MB, ML, LF, FT, KR, EW, GS, MC, NA, APM, ADJ, and AN contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. BRB, CD, AK, MB, EW, NAG, LLH, GK, JM, GN, SZ, MR, BT, GS, JB, DS, ADJ, MW, and AN wrote the paper.