About the Authors

Li Ma

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Ariel Brautbar

Affiliation Section of Cardiovascular Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Eric Boerwinkle

Affiliation Human Genetics Center, Health Science Center, University of Texas, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Charles F. Sing

Affiliation Department of Human Genetics, School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Andrew G. Clark

Contributed equally to this work with: Andrew G. Clark, Alon Keinan

ac347@cornell.edu (AGC); ak735@cornell.edu (AK)

Affiliations Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Alon Keinan

Contributed equally to this work with: Andrew G. Clark, Alon Keinan

ac347@cornell.edu (AGC); ak735@cornell.edu (AK)

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LM AGC AK. Performed the experiments: LM. Analyzed the data: LM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AK AB EB CFS. Wrote the paper: LM AGC AK.