About the Authors

Darina Čejková

Contributed equally to this work with: Darina Čejková, Marie Zobaníková

Affiliations Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Marie Zobaníková

Contributed equally to this work with: Darina Čejková, Marie Zobaníková

Affiliation Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Lei Chen

Affiliations Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Petra Pospíšilová

Affiliations Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Michal Strouhal

Affiliations Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Xiang Qin

Affiliation Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Lenka Mikalová

Affiliation Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Steven J. Norris

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Donna M. Muzny

Affiliation Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Richard A. Gibbs

Affiliation Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Lucinda L. Fulton

Affiliation The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Erica Sodergren

Affiliations Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

George M. Weinstock

Affiliations Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, The Genome Institute, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

David Šmajs

dsmajs@med.muni.cz

Affiliation Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DS GMW. Performed the experiments: DC MZ PP MS. Analyzed the data: DC MZ LC MS LM XQ DMM ES LLF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DS GMW RAG SJN. Wrote the paper: MZ DC DS.