About the Authors

Nadav Ahituv

¤ Current address: Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences and Institute for Human Genetics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Affiliations Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America , United States Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, California, United States of America

Yiwen Zhu

Affiliation Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Axel Visel

Affiliation Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Amy Holt

Affiliation Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Veena Afzal

Affiliation Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Len A Pennacchio

Affiliations Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America , United States Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, California, United States of America

Edward M Rubin

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: EMRubin@lbl.gov

Affiliations Genomics Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States of America , United States Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

NA, LAP, and EMR conceived and designed the experiments. NA, YZ, AV, AH, and VA performed the experiments. NA and YZ analyzed the data. EMR contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. NA, LAP, and EMR wrote the paper.