About the Authors

JinShui Fan

Contributed equally to this work with: JinShui Fan, Karen Zeller

Affiliation Lowe Family Genomics Core, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Karen Zeller

Contributed equally to this work with: JinShui Fan, Karen Zeller

Affiliation Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Yu-Chi Chen

Affiliation Lowe Family Genomics Core, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Tonya Watkins

Affiliation Lowe Family Genomics Core, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Kathleen C. Barnes

Affiliation Lowe Family Genomics Core, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Kevin G. Becker

Affiliation Research Resources Branch, National Institutes on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Chi V. Dang

cvdang@jhmi.edu (CVD); ccheadl1@jhmi.edu (CC)

Affiliations Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Cell Biology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Pathology, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Chris Cheadle

cvdang@jhmi.edu (CVD); ccheadl1@jhmi.edu (CC)

Affiliation Lowe Family Genomics Core, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JF KGB CVD CC. Performed the experiments: JF KIZ YCC TW. Analyzed the data: JF KIZ CVD CC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CVD CC. Wrote the paper: JF CVD CC.