About the Authors

Charles R. Farber, Ana Lira
Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Charles R. Farber
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Charles R. Farber
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Brian J. Bennett, Luz Orozco, Ani Berberyan, Anatole Ghazalpour, Aldons J. Lusis
Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Wei Zou, Steven L. Teitelbaum
Department of Pathology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Emrah Kostem, Hyun Min Kang, Nicholas Furlotte, Eleazar Eskin
Department of Computer Science, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Jaijam Suwanwela
Department of Oral Biology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Thomas A. Drake
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Q. Tian Wang
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Aldons J. Lusis
Department of Human Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Aldons J. Lusis
Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

crf2s@virginia.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CRF BJB LO WZ HMK AG JS TAD EE SLT AJL. Performed the experiments: CRF BJB LO WZ AL AB. Analyzed the data: CRF BJB LO WZ EK HMK NF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: QTW SLT. Wrote the paper: CRF AJL.