About the Authors

Courtney A. Granville

Contributed equally to this work with: Courtney A. Granville, Regan M. Memmott

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Regan M. Memmott

Contributed equally to this work with: Courtney A. Granville, Regan M. Memmott

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Andria Balogh

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jacopo Mariotti

Affiliation Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Shigeru Kawabata

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Wei Han

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jaclyn LoPiccolo

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jason Foley

Affiliation Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

David J. Liewehr

Affiliation Biostatistics and Data Management Section, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Seth M. Steinberg

Affiliation Biostatistics and Data Management Section, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Daniel H. Fowler

Affiliation Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

M. Christine Hollander

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Phillip A. Dennis

pdennis@nih.gov

Affiliation Medical Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CG RM DF CH PD. Performed the experiments: CG RM AB JM SK WH JL JF CH. Analyzed the data: CG RM AB JM SK WH JL JF DL SS CH. Wrote the paper: CG RM PD.