About the Authors

Allison Jones

Contributed equally to this work with: Allison Jones, Andrew E. Teschendorff, Quanxi Li

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Andrew E. Teschendorff

Contributed equally to this work with: Allison Jones, Andrew E. Teschendorff, Quanxi Li

Affiliations Statistical Cancer Genomics, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom, CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, Shanghai, China

Quanxi Li

Contributed equally to this work with: Allison Jones, Andrew E. Teschendorff, Quanxi Li

Affiliation Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Jane D. Hayward

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Athilakshmi Kannan

Affiliation Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Tim Mould

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

James West

Affiliations Statistical Cancer Genomics, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom, Centre for Mathematics and Physics in the Life Sciences and Experimental Biology, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Michal Zikan

Affiliation Gynaecologic Oncology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, First Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital, Charles University Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

David Cibula

Affiliation Gynaecologic Oncology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, First Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital, Charles University Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

Heidi Fiegl

Affiliation Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria

Shih-Han Lee

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Elisabeth Wik

Affiliations Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Center for Cancer Biomarkers, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Richard Hadwin

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Rupali Arora

Affiliation Department of Pathology, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Charlotte Lemech

Affiliation Department of Medical Oncology, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Henna Turunen

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland

Päivi Pakarinen

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland

Ian J. Jacobs

Affiliations Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Helga B. Salvesen

Affiliations Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Center for Cancer Biomarkers, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Milan K. Bagchi

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Indrani C. Bagchi

Affiliation Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Martin Widschwendter

M.Widschwendter@ucl.ac.uk

Affiliation Department of Women's Cancer, UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

IJJ declares that he has competing consultant/advisory roles as follows: Compensated: Abcodia, Becton Dickinson; stock ownership: Abcodia; research funding: Becton Dickinson; patents/licenses/royalties: ROCA Algorithm for Ovarian Cancer Screening. All other authors declare that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MW MKB ICB. Performed the experiments: QL AK AJ SHL HF. Analyzed the data: AET JW RA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EW HS HF CL DC MZ HT PP TM RH JH IJJ. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MW. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: AJ AET MKB ICB. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MW AET JW MKB ICB QL AK AJ SHL EW HS HF CL DC MZ HT PP TM RH JH IJJ RA. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: MW AET JW MKB ICB QL AK AJ SHL EW HS HF CL DC MZ HT PP TM RH JH IJJ RA. Enrolled patients: EW HS HF CL DC MZ HT PP TM RH JH. Designed the software used in analysis: AET JW.