About the Authors
- Sarit Suissa, Jeanette Feder, Dan Mishmar
- Department of Life Sciences and National Institute of Biotechnology (NIBN), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
- Zhibo Wang, Timothy E. Shutt, Gerald S. Shadel
- Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
- Jason Poole, Sharine Wittkopp, Douglas C. Wallace
- The Center for Molecular and Mitochondrial Medicine and Genetics (MAMMAG), University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America
- Jason Poole
- Nanogen, Inc., San Diego, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: DM. Performed the experiments: SS ZW JP SW JF TES. Analyzed the data: SS ZW JP DCW GSS DM. Wrote the paper: DM. Performed the bioinformatics predictions and assisted in work design: SS. Performed the in vitro transcription and EMSA experiments: ZW. Performed the cybrid experiments: JP. Performed the cybrid experiments: SW. Screened and identified the samples pertaining to haplogroup J1, J1b and H: JF. Performed EMSA experiments: TES. Analysis of cybrid experiments and interpretation of the data: DCW. Analysis of in vitro transcription experiments and interpretation of the data: GSS.