About the Authors

Daniel J. Gaffney

daniel.gaffney@mcgill.ca

Affiliations McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada, Genome Québec Innovation Centre, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Ran Blekhman

Affiliation Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Jacek Majewski

Affiliations McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada, Genome Québec Innovation Centre, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DJG RB. Performed the experiments: DJG RB. Analyzed the data: DJG RB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DJG. Wrote the paper: DJG. Comments and advice on the manuscript: JM.