About the Authors

Gyungah Jun, Jacqueline Buros, Lindsay A. Farrer
Department of Medicine (Biomedical Genetics), Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gyungah Jun, Lindsay A. Farrer
Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gyungah Jun, Lindsay A. Farrer
Department of Biostatistics, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Juliet A. Moncaster, Lee E. Goldstein
Department of Psychiatry, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Carolina Koutras, Peter St. George-Hyslop
Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sudha Seshadri, Ann C. McKee, Philip A. Wolf, Lee E. Goldstein, Lindsay A. Farrer
Department of Neurology, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Sudha Seshadri, Philip A. Wolf
Framingham Heart Study, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ann C. McKee, Lee E. Goldstein
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ann C. McKee, Lee E. Goldstein, Lindsay A. Farrer
Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ann C. McKee
Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Bedford Veterans Administration Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts, United States of America

Georges Levesque
Neurosciences Research Centre-CHUL, Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Philip A. Wolf, Lindsay A. Farrer
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Peter St. George-Hyslop
Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GJ LEG PStG-H LAF. Performed the experiments: JAM CK. Analyzed the data: GJ JB LAF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SS ACM PAW. Wrote the paper: GJ PStG-H LEG LAF. Critically evaluated and edited the manuscript for intellectual content: GJ JAM SS GL PAW PStG-H LEG LAF. Provided study supervision: PStG-H LEG LAF.