About the Authors

Mario A. Fares

mfares@ibmcp.upv.es

Affiliations Integrative and Systems Biology Laboratory, Instituto de Biología Molecular y Celular de Plantas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas and Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain, Evolutionary Genetics and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Department of Genetics, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Orla M. Keane

Affiliation Animal and Bioscience Department, Teagasc, Dunsany, Ireland

Christina Toft

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Lorenzo Carretero-Paulet

Affiliation Integrative and Systems Biology Laboratory, Instituto de Biología Molecular y Celular de Plantas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas and Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Gary W. Jones

Affiliation Department of Biology, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MAF. Performed the experiments: MAF OMK CT LC-P GWJ. Analyzed the data: MAF CT OMK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MAF. Wrote the paper: MAF.