About the Authors

Mehmet Baysan

Affiliation Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Serdar Bozdag

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

Margaret C. Cam

Affiliation Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Svetlana Kotliarova

Affiliation Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Susie Ahn

Affiliation Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jennifer Walling

Affiliation Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jonathan K. Killian

Affiliation Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Holly Stevenson

Affiliation Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Paul Meltzer

Affiliation Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Howard A. Fine

Howard.Fine@nyumc.org

Affiliations Neuro-Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, New York University Cancer Institute, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MB HAF. Performed the experiments: SK SA JW JKK HS. Analyzed the data: MB HF. Wrote the paper: MB SB MCC SK PM HF.