About the Authors

Subhajyoti De

Contributed equally to this work with: Subhajyoti De, Rita Shaknovich, Markus Riester

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America, Molecular Oncology Program, University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Rita Shaknovich

Contributed equally to this work with: Subhajyoti De, Rita Shaknovich, Markus Riester

Affiliations Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America, Division of Immunopathology, Department of Pathology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Markus Riester

Contributed equally to this work with: Subhajyoti De, Rita Shaknovich, Markus Riester

Affiliations Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Olivier Elemento

Affiliation Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Huimin Geng

Affiliations Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America, Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Matthias Kormaksson

Affiliation Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Yanwen Jiang

Affiliation Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Bruce Woolcock

Affiliation Centre for Lymphoid Cancers and Departments of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics, British Columbia Cancer Agency, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Nathalie Johnson

Affiliation Centre for Lymphoid Cancers and Departments of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics, British Columbia Cancer Agency, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Jose M. Polo

Affiliation Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories, Monash University, Clayton, Australia

Leandro Cerchietti

Affiliation Division of Immunopathology, Department of Pathology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Randy D. Gascoyne

Affiliation Centre for Lymphoid Cancers and Departments of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics, British Columbia Cancer Agency, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Ari Melnick

amm2014@med.cornell.edu (AM); michor@jimmy.harvard.edu (FM)

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

Franziska Michor

amm2014@med.cornell.edu (AM); michor@jimmy.harvard.edu (FM)

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliations Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SD RS AM FM. Performed the experiments: SD RS MR. Wrote the paper: SD RS MR OE HG MK YJ BW NJ JMP LC RDG AM FM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SD RS MR OE HG MK YJ BW NJ JMP LC RDG AM FM. Analyzed the data: SD RS MR AM FM LC.