About the Authors

Tim F Cloughesy

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

Affiliation Department of Neurology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Koji Yoshimoto

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

¤ Current address: Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Phioanh Nghiemphu

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

Affiliation Department of Neurology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Kevin Brown

Affiliation Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

Julie Dang

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Shaojun Zhu

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Teli Hsueh

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Yinan Chen

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Wei Wang

Affiliation Taylor Technology, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

David Youngkin

Affiliation Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

Linda Liau

Affiliation Department of Neurosurgery, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Neil Martin

Affiliation Department of Neurosurgery, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Don Becker

Affiliation Department of Neurosurgery, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Marvin Bergsneider

Affiliation Department of Neurosurgery, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Albert Lai

Affiliation Department of Neurology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Richard Green

Affiliation Department of Neurology, Kaiser Permanente; Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Tom Oglesby

Affiliation Taylor Technology, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Michael Koleto

Affiliation Taylor Technology, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Jeff Trent

Affiliation Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

Steve Horvath

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Human Genetics, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Paul S Mischel

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

Affiliations Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America , Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Ingo K Mellinghoff

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Charles L Sawyers

Contributed equally to this work with: Tim F Cloughesy, Koji Yoshimoto, Phioanh Nghiemphu, Paul S Mischel, Ingo K Mellinghoff, Charles L Sawyers

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: sawyersc@mskcc.org

Affiliation Department of Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, 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

TFC, PN, JT, PSM, IKM and CLS designed the study. TFC, KY, PN, KB, JD, SZ, TH, YC, WW, DY, LL, NM, RG, TO, MK, and CLS collected the data. TFC, KY, PN, KB, TH, DY, SH, PSM, IKM and CLS analyzed the data. TFC, PN, LL, NM, DB, AL, RG, and CLS enrolled patients. TFC, KY, PN, KB, DY, PSM, IKM, and CLS contributed to writing the paper.