About the Authors

Anne P. G Crijns

Contributed equally to this work with: Anne P. G Crijns, Rudolf S. N Fehrmann

Affiliation Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Rudolf S. N Fehrmann

Contributed equally to this work with: Anne P. G Crijns, Rudolf S. N Fehrmann

Affiliations Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands , Department of Medical Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands , Department of Genetics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Steven de Jong

Affiliation Department of Medical Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Frans Gerbens

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Gert Jan Meersma

Affiliation Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Harry G Klip

Affiliation Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Harry Hollema

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Robert M. W Hofstra

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Gerard J. te Meerman

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Elisabeth G. E de Vries

Affiliation Department of Medical Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Ate G. J van der Zee

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: A.G.J.van.der.Zee@og.umcg.nl

Affiliation Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conception and design: SdJ, RMWH, GJtM, EGEdV, and AGJvdZ. Provision of study materials or patients: HH, RMWH, EGEdV, and AGJvdZ. Collection and assembly of data: APGC, FG, GJM, and HGK. Data analysis and interpretation: APGC, RSNF, SdJ, FG, RMWH, GJtM, EGEdV, and AGJvdZ. Manuscript writing: APGC, RSNF, SdJ, EGEdV, and AGJvdZ. Final approval of manuscript: APGC, RSNF, SdJ, FG, GJM, HGK, HH, RMWH, GJtM, EGEdV, AGJvdZ. AGJvdZ has supplied the information regarding his contribution to the manuscript and his competing interests, which is correct to the best of his knowledge.