About the Authors

Michael A. Kennedy

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Nazir Kabbani

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Jean-Philippe Lambert

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Leigh Anne Swayne

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Fida Ahmed

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Daniel Figeys

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Steffany A. L. Bennett

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Jennnifer Bryan

Affiliation Michael Smith Laboratories and Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Kristin Baetz

kbaetz@uottawa.ca

Affiliation Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MAK DF SALB JB KB. Performed the experiments: MAK NK JPL LAS FA SALB KB. Analyzed the data: MAK NK JPL LAS SALB JB KB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KB. Wrote the paper: MAK JPL DF SALB JB KB.