About the Authors

Lorenzo Cohen, Sarah Prinsloo, Qi Wei
Department of General Oncology and the Integrative Medicine Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Steven W. Cole, Jesusa M. G. Arevalo
Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Anil K. Sood, Nicholas B. Jennings
Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Cancer Biology Center for RNA Interference and Non-Coding RNA, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Clemens Kirschbaum
Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany

Shellie Scott, Louis Pisters
Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Luis Vence, Diane Kentor, Laszlo Radvanyi
Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Nizar Tannir, Eric Jonasch
Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Pheroze Tamboli
Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

lcohen@mdanderson.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LC SS LP SC AS. Performed the experiments: SC AS CK JA NJ LV DK LC PT. Analyzed the data: LC SC AS SP QW NT EJ LP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NT EJ LP LC SS PT. Wrote the paper: LC SC AS SP QW NT EJ LP. Financial support: LC SC AS LR. Collection and assembly of data: LC SC AS CK JA NJ SS LV DK LR LP. Final approval of manuscript: LC SC AS SP QW NT EJ LP.