About the Authors

Thomas Mailund

mailund@birc.au.dk

Affiliation Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Anders E. Halager

Affiliation Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Michael Westergaard

Affiliation Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Julien Y. Dutheil

Affiliations Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, Institute of Evolutionary Sciences, University of Montpellier 2, Montpellier, France

Kasper Munch

Affiliation Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Lars N. Andersen

Affiliation Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Gerton Lunter

Affiliation The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Oxford, United Kingdom

Kay Prüfer

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Aylwyn Scally

Affiliation The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Asger Hobolth

Affiliation Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Mikkel H. Schierup

Affiliations Bioinformatics Research Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Biology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TM MHS MW JYD KM AH LNA. Performed the experiments: TM AEH. Analyzed the data: TM AEH MHS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GL KP AS. Wrote the paper: TM MHS AS.