About the Authors

Laurence D. Parnell

Affiliation Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory, Jean Mayer-United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Pierre Lindenbaum

Affiliation Inserm U915, Institut du Thorax, CHU Hôtel Dieu, Nantes, France

Khader Shameer

Affiliation National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, GKVK Campus, Bangalore, India, and Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Giovanni Marco Dall'Olio

Affiliation IBE, Institute of Evolutionary Biology (UPF-CSIC), CEXS-UPF-PRBB, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Daniel C. Swan

Affiliation Bioinformatics Support Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom

Lars Juhl Jensen

Affiliation Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Simon J. Cockell

Affiliation Bioinformatics Support Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom

Brent S. Pedersen

Affiliation Center for Genes, Environment and Health, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Mary E. Mangan

Affiliation OpenHelix LLC, Bellevue, Washington, United States of America

Christopher A. Miller

Affiliation The Genome Institute at Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Istvan Albert


Affiliation Bioinformatics Consulting Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.