About the Authors

Xavier Estivill

xavier.estivill@crg.es (XE); ajb97@leicester.ac.uk (AB)

Affiliations Genes and Disease Program, Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG-UPF), Barcelona, Spain, Public Health and Epidemiology Network Biomedical Research Center (CIBERESP), Barcelona, Spain

Nancy J. Cox

Affiliation Departments of Medicine and Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Stephen J. Chanock

Affiliation Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics and Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Pui-Yan Kwok

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco, California, United States of America, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California San Francisco, California, United States of America

Stephen W. Scherer

Affiliation The Centre for Applied Genomics, Program in Genetics and Genomic Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Anthony J. Brookes

xavier.estivill@crg.es (XE); ajb97@leicester.ac.uk (AB)

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.