About the Authors

Bing-Jian Feng

Contributed equally to this work with: Bing-Jian Feng, Liang-Dan Sun

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, United States of America

Liang-Dan Sun

Contributed equally to this work with: Bing-Jian Feng, Liang-Dan Sun

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China, Key Laboratory of Dermatology (Anhui Medical University), Ministry of Education, Hefei, China

Razieh Soltani-Arabshahi

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, United States of America

Anne M. Bowcock

Affiliation Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Rajan P. Nair

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Philip Stuart

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

James T. Elder

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Steven J. Schrodi

Affiliation Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

Ann B. Begovich

Address Current address: Roche Diagnostics, Pleasanton, California, United States of America

Affiliation Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

Gonçalo R. Abecasis

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Xue-Jun Zhang

Affiliations Institute of Dermatology, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China, Department of Dermatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China, Key Laboratory of Dermatology (Anhui Medical University), Ministry of Education, Hefei, China

Kristina P. Callis-Duffin

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, United States of America

Gerald G. Krueger

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, United States of America

David E. Goldgar

david.goldgar@hsc.utah.edu

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, United States of America

Competing Interests

ABB and SJS own stock and/or stock options in Celera Corporation.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BJF DEG. Performed the experiments: LDS. Analyzed the data: BJF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BJF. Wrote the paper: BJF RSA AMB RPN PS JTE SJS ABB GRA XJZ KPCD GGK DEG.