About the Authors

Bradley J. Wagstaff

Affiliation Tulane Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Dale J. Hedges

Affiliation Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America

Rebecca S. Derbes

Affiliation Tulane Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Rebeca Campos Sanchez

Affiliation Department of Biology, Center for Medical Genomics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Francesca Chiaromonte

Affiliation Department of Biology, Center for Medical Genomics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Kateryna D. Makova

Affiliation Department of Biology, Center for Medical Genomics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Astrid M. Roy-Engel

aengel@tulane.edu

Affiliation Tulane Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BJW KDM AMR-E. Performed the experiments: BJW RSD RCS AMR-E. Analyzed the data: DJH FC KDM RCS BJW AMR-E. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KDM RCS FC. Wrote the paper: BJW AMR-E. Edited the article: DJH KDM RCS BJW.