About the Authors

Josep M. Mercader, Montserrat Puiggros, Sílvia Bonàs-Guarch, David Torrents
Joint IRB–BSC Program on Computational Biology, Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Montserrat Puiggros
Computational Bioinformatics, National Institute of Bioinformatics, Madrid, Spain

Ayellet V. Segrè
Center for Human Genetic Research and Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ayellet V. Segrè, Jose C. Florez
Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Evarist Planet
Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Unit, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona, Spain

Eleonora Sorianello, David Sebastian, Vicent Ribas, Antonio Zorzano
Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Universitat de Barcelona, and CIBERDEM, Barcelona, Spain

Sergio Rodriguez-Cuenca, Antoni Vidal-Puig
University of Cambridge, Metabolic Research Laboratories Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sorin Draghici
Department of Computer Science, Department of Clinical and Translational Science, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Intelligent Systems and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

Chenjing Yang, Sílvia Mora
Institute of Translational Medicine, Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Josée Dupuis
Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Josée Dupuis
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jose C. Florez
Diabetes Unit, Center for Human Genetic Research and Diabetes Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jose C. Florez
Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

David Torrents
Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA) Barcelona, Spain

Corresponding Author

david.torrents@bsc.es

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMM DT JCF AZ AV-P SM. Performed the experiments: JMM MP AVS SR-C VR CY SM. Analyzed the data: JMM MP AVS EP JD SB-G SD ES DS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AVS JD. Wrote the paper: JMM ES DS SM AV-P AZ DT.