About the Authors

Christina L. Richards

Contributed equally to this work with: Christina L. Richards, Ulises Rosas

Affiliations Department of Biology and Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Integrative Biology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States of America

Ulises Rosas

Contributed equally to this work with: Christina L. Richards, Ulises Rosas

Affiliation Department of Biology and Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Joshua Banta

Affiliations Department of Biology and Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biology, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Texas, United States of America

Naeha Bhambhra

Affiliation Department of Biology and Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Michael D. Purugganan

mp132@nyu.edu

Affiliation Department of Biology and Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CLR UR MDP. Performed the experiments: CLR UR JB NB. Analyzed the data: CLR UR MDP. Wrote the paper: CLR UR MDP.