About the Authors

Kristinn Olafsson

kristinn@matis.is

Affiliations Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland, Genetics, Matis Ltd., Reykjavík, Iceland

Christophe Pampoulie

Affiliation Marine Research Institute, Reykjavík, Iceland

Sigridur Hjorleifsdottir

Affiliation Genetics, Matis Ltd., Reykjavík, Iceland

Sigurdur Gudjonsson

Affiliation Institute of Freshwater Fisheries, Reykjavík, Iceland

Gudmundur O. Hreggvidsson

Affiliations Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland, Genetics, Matis Ltd., Reykjavík, Iceland

Competing Interests

K. Olafsson, S. Hjorleifsdottir and G. O. Hreggvidsson are employed by Matis Ltd. Matis Ltd. is a non-profit, government owned Research Company. The authors are employed there as research scientists. The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KO CP SH SG GH. Performed the experiments: KO. Analyzed the data: KO CP SH SG GH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KO CP SH SG GH. Wrote the paper: KO CP SH SG GH.