About the Authors

Vikas Bansal

Contributed equally to this work with: Vikas Bansal, Ryan Tewhey

vbansal@scripps.edu (VB); rtewhey@ucsd.edu (RT); nschork@scripps.edu (NJS)

Affiliation Scripps Genomic Medicine, Scripps Translational Science Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Ryan Tewhey

Contributed equally to this work with: Vikas Bansal, Ryan Tewhey

vbansal@scripps.edu (VB); rtewhey@ucsd.edu (RT); nschork@scripps.edu (NJS)

Affiliations Scripps Genomic Medicine, Scripps Translational Science Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Emily M. LeProust

Affiliation Genomics, Agilent Technologies, LLSU, Santa Clara, California, United States of America

Nicholas J. Schork

vbansal@scripps.edu (VB); rtewhey@ucsd.edu (RT); nschork@scripps.edu (NJS)

Affiliations Scripps Genomic Medicine, Scripps Translational Science Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts. E.M.L. is an employee of Agilent Technologies, Inc., and Agilent reagents were used in this study. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RT VB NJS. Performed the experiments: RT. Analyzed the data: RT VB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VB EML. Wrote the paper: RT VB NJS.