About the Authors

Yumi Yamaguchi-Kabata

Current address: Center for Genomic Medicine, RIKEN, Yokohama City, Kanagawa, Japan

Affiliation Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan

Makoto K. Shimada

Current address: Institute for Comprehensive Medical Science, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan

Affiliations Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan, Japan Biological Information Research Center, Japan Biological Informatics Consortium, Tokyo, Japan

Yosuke Hayakawa

Affiliations Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan, Japan Biological Information Research Center, Japan Biological Informatics Consortium, Tokyo, Japan

Shinsei Minoshima

Affiliation Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan

Ranajit Chakraborty

Affiliation Center for Genome Information, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Takashi Gojobori

Affiliations Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan, Center for Information Biology and DNA Data Bank of Japan, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

Tadashi Imanishi

t.imanishi@aist.go.jp

Affiliation Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YYK SM RC TG TI. Analyzed the data: YYK MS YH. Wrote the paper: YYK MS TI.