About the Authors

Athma A. Pai, Carolyn E. Cain, Orna Mizrahi-Man, Jean-Baptiste Veyrieras, Jacob F. Degner, Daniel J. Gaffney, Joseph K. Pickrell, Matthew Stephens, Jonathan K. Pritchard, Yoav Gilad
Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Sherryl De Leon, Noah Lewellen, Daniel J. Gaffney
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Jean-Baptiste Veyrieras, Jonathan K. Pritchard
BioMiningLabs, Lyon, France

Jacob F. Degner
Committee on Genetics, Genomics, and Systems Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Matthew Stephens
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AA Pai, JK Pritchard, Y Gilad. Led data collection and performed experiments: AA Pai. Assisted in performing the experiments: S De Leon, N Lewellen. Collected the PolII ChIP-seq data: CE Cain. Analyzed the data: AA Pai. Assisted in analysis and contributed analysis tools: OMizrahi-Man, J-B Veyrieras, JF Degner, DJ Gaffney, JK Pickrell. Helped develop the statistical methods: M Stephens. Wrote the manuscript with input from all authors: AA Pai, JK Pritchard, Y Gilad. Jointly supervised the project: JK Pritchard, Y Gilad.