About the Authors

Adam R. Boyko

Contributed equally to this work with: Adam R. Boyko, Pascale Quignon, Lin Li

Affiliations Department of Genetics, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America, Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Pascale Quignon

Contributed equally to this work with: Adam R. Boyko, Pascale Quignon, Lin Li

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Lin Li

Contributed equally to this work with: Adam R. Boyko, Pascale Quignon, Lin Li

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Jeffrey J. Schoenebeck

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jeremiah D. Degenhardt

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Kirk E. Lohmueller

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Keyan Zhao

Affiliations Department of Genetics, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America, Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Abra Brisbin

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Heidi G. Parker

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Bridgett M. vonHoldt

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Environmental Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Michele Cargill

Affiliation Affymetrix Corporation, Santa Clara, California, United States of America

Adam Auton

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Andy Reynolds

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Abdel G. Elkahloun

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Marta Castelhano

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Dana S. Mosher

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Nathan B. Sutter

Affiliations Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Gary S. Johnson

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States of America

John Novembre

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Environmental Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Melissa J. Hubisz

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Adam Siepel

Affiliation Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Robert K. Wayne

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Environmental Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Carlos D. Bustamante

cdbustam@stanford.edu (CDB); eostrand@mail.nih.gov (EAO)

These authors co-directed the work.

Affiliations Department of Genetics, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America, Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Elaine A. Ostrander

cdbustam@stanford.edu (CDB); eostrand@mail.nih.gov (EAO)

These authors co-directed the work.

Affiliation Cancer Genetic Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: ARB PQ LL KEL AB RKW CDB EAO. Performed the experiments: ARB PQ LL JJS JDD KEL AB HGP BMv AA AR AGE JN. Analyzed the data: ARB PQ LL JDD KEL KZ AB HGP BMv AA AR JN CDB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ARB PQ LL KEL KZ BMv MC AA AGE MC DSM NBS GJ MJH AS RKW CDB EAO. Wrote the paper: ARB PQ LL JDD KEL RKW CDB.