About the Authors

Giovanni Sette, Valentina Salvati, Katia Fecchi, Paola Di Matteo, Michele Signore, Mauro Biffoni, Adriana Eramo
Department of Hematology, Oncology and Molecular Medicine, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy

Lorenzo Memeo, Cristina Colarossi
Mediterranean Institute of Oncology, Catania, Italy

Vito D’Andrea, Enrico De Antoni
Department of Surgical Sciences, La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Vincenzo Canzonieri
Division of Pathology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Aviano, Italy

Ruggero De Maria
Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy

Corresponding Author

adriana.eramo@iss.it

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AE GS RDM. Performed the experiments: GS KF VS LM CC MB MS. Analyzed the data: AE GS RDM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VDA EDA VC PDM. Wrote the paper: AE GS RDM.