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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Erik M Quandt conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Charles Traverse conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Howard Ochman conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

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Funding

This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health [GM108657 and GM118038 to HO]. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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