About the Authors

Mathias Kuhring

Affiliation Research Group Bioinformatics (NG4), Robert Koch-Institute, Berlin, Germany

Bernhard Y. Renard

RenardB@rki.de

Affiliation Research Group Bioinformatics (NG4), Robert Koch-Institute, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MK BYR. Performed the experiments: MK. Analyzed the data: MK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MK BYR. Wrote the paper: MK BYR. Implementation of the software: MK.