About the Authors
- Can Alkan, Evan E Eichler
- Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
- Mario Ventura, Nicoletta Archidiacono, Mariano Rocchi
- Department of Genetics and Microbiology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
- S. Cenk Sahinalp
- Department of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
- Evan E Eichler
- Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
CA and MV conceived and designed the experiments and performed the experiments. CA and EEE analyzed the data. MV, NA, and MR contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. CA and EEE wrote the paper. SCS contributed to pairwise sequence alignment algorithm speed-up.