About the Authors

Shigeto Seno, Yoichi Takenaka, Hideo Matsuda
Department of Bioinformatic Engineering, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

Chikatoshi Kai, Jun Kawai, Piero Carninci, Yoshihide Hayashizaki
Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan

Jun Kawai, Piero Carninci, Yoshihide Hayashizaki
Genome Science Laboratory, Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN Wako Institute, Wako, Japan

Corresponding Author

matsuda@ist.osaka-u.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SS, YT, and HM conceived and designed the experiments. SS performed the experiments and analyzed the data. SS, CK, JK, PC, and YH contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. SS, YT, and HM wrote the paper.