About the Authors
- Mark Welch, Sridhar Govindarajan, Jon E. Ness, Alan Villalobos, Jeremy Minshull, Claes Gustafsson
- DNA2.0, Menlo Park, California, United States of America
- Austin Gurney
- OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Redwood City, California, United States of America
The authors declare competing financial interests: DNA2.0 performs gene design optimization as a free service with the genes that it sells. The authors also declare competing interests in the form of two pending relevant US patent applications, nos. 12/184,240 and 12/184,234. Austin Gurney declares no competing interests.
Conceived and designed the experiments: MW ALG CG. Performed the experiments: MW SG. Analyzed the data: MW SG JEN JM CG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SG JEN AV ALG. Wrote the paper: MW JM CG.