About the Authors

Hildur Knutsdottir

hildur@math.ubc.ca

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Cole Zmurchok

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Dhananjay Bhaskar

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Eirikur Palsson

Affiliation Department of Biology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Damian Dalle Nogare

Affiliation Division of Developmental Biology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Ajay B. Chitnis

Affiliation Division of Developmental Biology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Leah Edelstein-Keshet

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Data curation: CZ HK DDN. Formal analysis: LEK HK CZ. Funding acquisition: LEK ABC. Investigation: DDN ABC. Methodology: HK CZ LEK DB EP. Project administration: HK. Resources: DDN ABC EP HK DB CZ LEK. Software: HK DB CZ EP ABC. Supervision: LEK. Validation: DDN ABC. Visualization: HK CZ DDN. Writing – original draft: HK CZ LEK. Writing – review & editing: HK CZ LEK DB EP DDN ABC.