About the Authors

Lanlan Shen, Yi Guo, Saira Ahmed, Jingmin Shu, Xinli Chen, Jean-Pierre J Issa
Department of Leukemia, The University of Texas at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Yutaka Kondo
Aichi Cancer Center, Division of Molecular Oncology, Chikusa-Ku, Nagoya, Japan

Jiexin Zhang, Li Zhang
Biostatistics and Applied Biomathematics, The University of Texas at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Robert A Waterland
Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA Children's Nutrition Research Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

lshen@mdanderson.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

LS and JPJI designed the research; LS, YK, YG, SA, JS, XC, and RAW performed the research; JZ and LZ analyzed data; and LS, RAW and JPJI wrote the paper.