About the Authors

Anatole Ghazalpour

Contributed equally to this work with: Anatole Ghazalpour, Brian Bennett, Vladislav A. Petyuk, Luz Orozco

aghazalp@ucla.edu

Affiliation Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Brian Bennett

Contributed equally to this work with: Anatole Ghazalpour, Brian Bennett, Vladislav A. Petyuk, Luz Orozco

Affiliation Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Vladislav A. Petyuk

Contributed equally to this work with: Anatole Ghazalpour, Brian Bennett, Vladislav A. Petyuk, Luz Orozco

Affiliation Biological Sciences Division and Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States of America

Luz Orozco

Contributed equally to this work with: Anatole Ghazalpour, Brian Bennett, Vladislav A. Petyuk, Luz Orozco

Affiliation Department of Human Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Raffi Hagopian

Affiliation Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Imran N. Mungrue

Affiliation Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Charles R. Farber

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, and Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Janet Sinsheimer

Affiliation Department of Human Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Hyun M. Kang

Affiliation Biostatistics Department, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Nicholas Furlotte

Affiliation Department of Computer Science, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Christopher C. Park

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Ping-Zi Wen

Affiliation Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Heather Brewer

Affiliation Biological Sciences Division and Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States of America

Karl Weitz

Affiliation Biological Sciences Division and Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States of America

David G. Camp II

Affiliation Biological Sciences Division and Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States of America

Calvin Pan

Affiliation Department of Human Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Roumyana Yordanova

Affiliation Department of Applied Genomics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Isaac Neuhaus

Affiliation Department of Applied Genomics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Charles Tilford

Affiliation Department of Applied Genomics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Nathan Siemers

Affiliation Department of Applied Genomics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Peter Gargalovic

Affiliation Department of Atherosclerosis Drug Discovery, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Eleazar Eskin

Affiliation Department of Computer Science, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Todd Kirchgessner

Affiliation Department of Atherosclerosis Drug Discovery, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Desmond J. Smith

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Richard D. Smith

Affiliation Biological Sciences Division and Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States of America

Aldons J. Lusis

Affiliations Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Department of Human Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AG BB VAP LO CRF CCP PG EE TK DJS RDS AJL. Performed the experiments: AG BB VAP LO INM CRF CCP PZW HB KW DGC RY TK RDS AJL. Analyzed the data: AG BB VAP LO RH INM JS HMK NF CP RY IN CT NS PG DJS AJL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AG JS HMK CCP PZW KW DGC RY IN EE DJS AJL. Wrote the paper: AG BB VAP LO RH INM.