About the Authors
- Diana L. Kolbe, Hanna M. Petrykowska, Laura Elnitski
- DIR/GTB Genomic Functional Analysis Section, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
- Patricia Porter-Gill, Lawrence C. Brody
- DIR/GTB Molecular Pathogenesis Section, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
- Julie A. DeLoia, Mary Strange, Thomas C. Krivak
- Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
- Julie A. DeLoia
- School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington DC, United States of America
- Alfred Guirguis
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Prepared the samples: PPG AG MS HMP. Provided biological consultation and manuscript revision: JAD LCB TCK. Conceived and designed the experiments: JAD LCB LE DLK. Performed the experiments: DLK. Analyzed the data: JAD TCK LCB LE DLK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PPG AG MS. Wrote the paper: DLK LE.