About the Authors

C. Ryan King

cking@health.bsd.uchicago.edu

Affiliation Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Paul J. Rathouz

Affiliations Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Dan L. Nicolae

Affiliation Departments of Medicine, Statistics, and Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CRK PJR DLN. Analyzed the data: CRK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CRK PJR. Wrote the paper: CRK DLN.