About the Authors

Lee E. Finlan

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Duncan Sproul

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Inga Thomson

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Shelagh Boyle

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Elizabeth Kerr

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Paul Perry

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Bauke Ylstra

Affiliation Micro Array Facility, VUMC Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Jonathan R. Chubb

Affiliation Division of Cell and Developmental Biology, School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom

Wendy A. Bickmore

W.Bickmore@hgu.mrc.ac.uk

Affiliation MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LF WB. Performed the experiments: LF SB EK. Analyzed the data: LF DS WB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LF IT PP BY JC WB. Wrote the paper: LF WB.