About the Authors

Sergey Kryazhimskiy

Address Current address: Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Jonathan Dushoff

Affiliation Department of Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada

Georgii A. Bazykin

Affiliation Institute for Information Transmission Problems (Kharkevich Institute) of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Joshua B. Plotkin

jplotkin@sas.upenn.edu

Affiliations Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Program in Applied Mathematics and Computational Science, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SK JD GAB JBP. Performed the experiments: SK. Analyzed the data: SK JBP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JD JBP. Wrote the paper: SK JD GAB JBP.