About the Authors

Abigail Bigham

awb150@u.washington.edu

Address Current address: Department of Pediatrics, Division of Genetic Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Marc Bauchet

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Dalila Pinto

Affiliation The Centre for Applied Genomics and Program in Genetics and Genomic Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Xianyun Mao

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Joshua M. Akey

Affiliation Department of Genome Sciences, The University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Rui Mei

Affiliation Affymetrix, Inc., Santa Clara, California, United States of America

Stephen W. Scherer

Affiliations The Centre for Applied Genomics and Program in Genetics and Genomic Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Department of Molecular and Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Colleen G. Julian

Affiliation Department of Anthropology and Altitude Research Center, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Megan J. Wilson

Affiliation Department of Anthropology and Altitude Research Center, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

David López Herráez

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Tom Brutsaert

Affiliation Department of Exercise Science, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, United States of America

Esteban J. Parra

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Lorna G. Moore

Affiliation Departments of Public Health Sciences, Anthropology and Obstetrics-Gynecology, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Mark D. Shriver

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AB LGM MDS. Performed the experiments: RM. Analyzed the data: AB MB DP DLH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: XM JMA RM SWS CGJ MJW TB EJP LGM MDS. Wrote the paper: AB MB LGM MDS.