About the Authors

Chris Tyler-Smith

cts@sanger.ac.uk

Affiliation The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Huanming Yang

Affiliations BGI-Shenzen, Shenzen, China, James D Watson Institute of Genome Science, Hangzhou, China

Laura F. Landweber

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Ian Dunham

Affiliation European Molecular Biology Laboratory, European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI), Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Bartha M. Knoppers

Affiliation Centre of Genomics and Policy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Peter Donnelly

Affiliations The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Elaine R. Mardis

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

Michael Snyder

Affiliation Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

Gil McVean

Affiliation The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: PD is a founder and director of Genomics plc. MS is founder and a member of the scientific advisory board for Personalis and a member of the scientific advisory board for AxioMx and Genapsys.