About the Authors

Nagadenahalli B. Siddappa

Affiliations Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Girish Hemashettar

Affiliation Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Vivekanandan Shanmuganathan

Affiliation Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Amma A. Semenya

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Elizabeth D. Sweeney

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Katherine S. Paul

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Sandra J. Lee

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

W. Evan Secor

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Ruth M. Ruprecht

ruth_ruprecht@dfci.harvard.edu

Affiliations Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NBS WES RMR. Performed the experiments: NBS GH VS AAS EDS WES KSP. Analyzed the data: NBS GH SJL WES RMR. Wrote the paper: NBS WES RMR.