About the Authors

Yaser Atlasi

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Rubina Noori

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Claudia Gaspar

Current address: Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa, Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisboa, Portugal

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Patrick Franken

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Andrea Sacchetti

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Haleh Rafati

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Tokameh Mahmoudi

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Charles Decraene

Affiliations Translational Research Department, Institut Curie, Centre de Recherche, Paris, France, CNRS, UMR144, Paris, France

George A. Calin

Affiliation Department of Experimental Therapeutics and Center for RNA Interference and Non-Coding RNAs, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Bradley J. Merrill

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Riccardo Fodde

r.fodde@erasmusmc.nl

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Josephine Nefkens Institute, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YA CG RF GAC BJM TM. Performed the experiments: YA RN PF CG AS HR. Analyzed the data: YA CG AS CD TM BJM GAC RF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AS CD TM BJM GAC. Wrote the paper: YA RF.