About the Authors

Katarina Tengvall, Mia Olsson, Fabiana H. G. Farias, Gerli Pielberg, Kerstin Lindblad-Toh
Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Marcin Kierczak, Örjan Carlborg
Department of Clinical Sciences, Computational Genetics Section, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Kerstin Bergvall, Åke Hedhammar
Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Marcel Frankowiack, Lennart Hammarström
Division of Clinical Immunology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden

Tosso Leeb
Institute of Genetics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Göran Andersson
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Kerstin Lindblad-Toh
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KL-T ÅH GA KT LH. Performed the experiments: MO KT KB MF. Analyzed the data: KT MK FHGF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GP TL ÖC. Wrote the paper: KT MK KL-T.