About the Authors
- Manfred G. Grabherr, Evan Mauceli, Tara Biagi, Ross Swofford, Pamela Russell, Michael C. Zody, Federica Di Palma, Kerstin Lindblad-Toh
- Broad Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Jens Pontiller, Wolfgang Ernst, Martina Baumann, Reingard M. Grabherr
- Department of Biotechnology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria
- Michael C. Zody, Kerstin Lindblad-Toh
- Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: MGG RMG WE JP EM PR MB MCZ KL-T FDP. Performed the experiments: JP MB TB RS. Analyzed the data: EM PR MCZ MGG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EM PR MCZ MGG. Wrote the paper: MGG RMG JP EM WE MCZ FDP KL-T. Had the idea: MGG RMG. Designed laboratory experiments: JP WE RMG. Performed all in vitro experiments: JP. Designed and conducted the protein-DNA binding experiments: MB. Constructed the RNA library: TB RS. Conceived of and implemented the computational analyses: EM PR MCZ MGG. Advised on experimental design, computational analyses, and interpretation: KL-T FDP.