About the Authors

Shih-Min A. Huang

Contributed equally to this work with: Shih-Min A. Huang, Michael K. Hancock

Current address: Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Developmental and Molecular Pathways, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation, San Diego, California, United States of America

Michael K. Hancock

Contributed equally to this work with: Shih-Min A. Huang, Michael K. Hancock

Current address: Invitrogen, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Affiliation Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation, San Diego, California, United States of America

Jeffrey L. Pitman

Affiliation The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Anthony P. Orth

Affiliation Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation, San Diego, California, United States of America

Nicholas Gekakis

gekakis@scripps.edu

Affiliation The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SMAH MKH JLP APO NG. Performed the experiments: SMAH MKH JLP. Analyzed the data: SMAH MKH JLP APO NG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: APO NG. Wrote the paper: SMAH MKH JLP APO NG.