About the Authors
- Gülüm Kosova, Carole Ober
- Committee on Genetics, Genomics and Systems Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
- Gülüm Kosova, Joseph K. Pickrell, Joanna L. Kelley, Mark Abney, Carole Ober
- Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
- Patrick F. McArdle, Alan R. Shuldiner
- Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
- Alan R. Shuldiner
- Geriatrics Research and Education Clinical Center, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
- Carole Ober
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: GK CO. Performed the experiments: GK PFM. Analyzed the data: GK PFM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MA. Wrote the paper: GK CO. Data interpretation: JKP JLK MA. Critical review of the manuscript: JKP JLK MA. Performed and analyzed the data in the Amish population: PFM. Provided the data for the replication studies in the Amish population: ARS. Data collection: CO. Project supervision: CO.