About the Authors

Evan S. Snitkin

Affiliations Program in Bioinformatics, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Daniel Segrè

dsegre@bu.edu

Affiliations Program in Bioinformatics, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biology and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ESS DS. Performed the experiments: ESS DS. Analyzed the data: ESS DS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ESS. Wrote the paper: ESS DS.