About the Authors

Antonio Salas

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: apimlase@usc.es

Affiliations Unidade de Xenética, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, Centro Nacional de Genotipado (CeGen), Hospital Clínico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain

Yong-Gang Yao

Affiliation Key Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan, China

Vincent Macaulay

Affiliation Department of Statistics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Ana Vega

Affiliations Centro Nacional de Genotipado (CeGen), Hospital Clínico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica (FPGMX), Hospital Clínico Universitario, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain

Ángel Carracedo

Affiliations Unidade de Xenética, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, Centro Nacional de Genotipado (CeGen), Hospital Clínico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica (FPGMX), Hospital Clínico Universitario, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain

Hans-Jürgen Bandelt

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

AS, YGY, VM, AV, AC, and HJB designed the study, analyzed the data, and contributed to writing the paper.