About the Authors

Joseph Vijai

Affiliations Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Tomas Kirchhoff

Affiliation New York University Cancer Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

Kasmintan A. Schrader

Affiliations Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Jennifer Brown

Affiliation Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ana Virginia Dutra-Clarke

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Christopher Manschreck

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Nichole Hansen

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Rohini Rau-Murthy

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Kara Sarrel

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Jennifer Przybylo

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Sohela Shah

Affiliations Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Srujana Cheguri

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Zsofia Stadler

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Liying Zhang

Affiliation Diagnostic Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Ora Paltiel

Affiliation Department of Hematology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Dina Ben-Yehuda

Affiliation Department of Hematology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Agnes Viale

Affiliation Genomics Core, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Carol Portlock

Affiliation Lymphoma Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

David Straus

Affiliation Lymphoma Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Steven M. Lipkin

Affiliation Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Mortimer Lacher

Affiliation Lymphoma Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Mark Robson

Affiliation Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Robert J. Klein

Affiliation Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Andrew Zelenetz

Affiliation Lymphoma Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Kenneth Offit

offitk@mskcc.org

Affiliations Clinical Genetics Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America, Lymphoma Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JV TK KO. Performed the experiments: JV AVD-C KAS CM NH JP AV. Analyzed the data: JV TK AVD-C CM NH RR-M KS JP SS SC RJK KO SML. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JB ZS LZ OP DB-Y CP DS ML MR RJK AZ KO. Wrote the paper: JV KAS RJK KO. Interpretation and discussions on data: JV KAS JB ZS LZ OP DB-Y CP DS ML MR RJK AZ KO SML. Performed critical revision of manuscript: TK OP SML ML AZ RJK.