About the Authors

Sun-Chong Wang

Affiliation Institute of Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, National Central University, Jhongli City, Taiwan

Beatrice Oelze

Affiliation Sequenom GmbH, Hamburg, Germany

Axel Schumacher


Affiliation Epigenetics Lab, Department of Medicine II, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AS. Performed the experiments: BO AS. Analyzed the data: SCW AS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AS. Wrote the paper: AS.