About the Authors

David Serre, Scott Gurd, Bing Ge, Robert Sladek, Donna Sinnett, Eef Harmsen, Thomas J. Hudson
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

David Serre, Bing Ge, Donna Sinnett, Eef Harmsen, Thomas J. Hudson
Genome Quebec Innovation Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Marina Bibikova, Eugene Chudin, David L. Barker, Todd Dickinson, Jian-Bing Fan
Illumina Inc., San Diego, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

serred@ccf.org

Competing Interests

MB, DLB, TD, and J-BF are employed by the company that makes the array chips analyzed. EC is a former employee.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DS JF TH. Performed the experiments: SG DS. Analyzed the data: DS SG BG RS TH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DS MB EC DB TD JF TH. Wrote the paper: DS RS EH JF TH.