About the Authors

Janine E. Deakin, Hannah S. Bender, Jennifer A. Marshall Graves
Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Anne-Maree Pearse, Robyn Taylor
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water, and Environment, Prospect, Australia

Willem Rens, Patricia C. M. O'Brien, Malcolm A. Ferguson-Smith
Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Yuanyuan Cheng, Katrina Morris, Katherine Belov
Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Andrew Stuart, Chris T. Amemiya
Genome Resource Center, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Elizabeth P. Murchison
Cancer Genome Project, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Anthony T. Papenfuss
Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research, Parkville, Australia

Anthony T. Papenfuss
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Corresponding Author

janine.deakin@anu.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JED A-MP JAMG. Performed the experiments: JED HSB A-MP WR PCMO MAF-S YC KM RT AS KB CTA. Analyzed the data: JED HSB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EPM ATP. Wrote the paper: JED HSB JAMG.