About the Authors

Carolina Bonilla

C.Bonilla@bristol.ac.uk

Affiliation School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom

Stanley Hooker

Affiliation Section of Genetic Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Tshela Mason

Affiliation National Human Genome Center at Howard University, Washington, D. C., United States of America

Cathryn H. Bock

Affiliation Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

Rick A. Kittles

Current address: Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Affiliation Section of Genetic Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CB RAK. Performed the experiments: CB SH TM CHB. Analyzed the data: CB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CHB. Wrote the paper: CB RAK.