About the Authors

Erica P. Homan

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Caressa Lietman

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Ingo Grafe

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Jennifer Lennington

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Roy Morello

Affiliation Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Dobrawa Napierala

Affiliation Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Ming-Ming Jiang

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Elda M. Munivez

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Brian Dawson

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Terry K. Bertin

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Yuqing Chen

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Rhonald Lua

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Olivier Lichtarge

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

John Hicks

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Mary Ann Weis

Affiliation Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

David Eyre

Affiliation Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Brendan H. L. Lee

blee@bcm.edu

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EPH JL RM DN DE BHLL. Performed the experiments: EPH CL IG MMJ EMM BD TKB YC RL JH MAW. Analyzed the data: EPH JH MAW DE BHLL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RL OL JH MAW DE. Wrote the paper: EPH TKB RM DE BHLL.