About the Authors

Irene Catucci

Affiliations IFOM, Fondazione Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare, Milan, Italy, Unit of Molecular Bases of Genetic Risk and Genetic Testing, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Mara Colombo

Affiliation Unit of Molecular Bases of Genetic Risk and Genetic Testing, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Paolo Verderio

Affiliation Unit of Medical Statistics and Biometry, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Loris Bernard

Affiliation Department of Experimental Oncology, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milan, Italy

Filomena Ficarazzi

Affiliation IFOM, Fondazione Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare, Milan, Italy

Frederique Mariette

Affiliation IFOM, Fondazione Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare, Milan, Italy

Monica Barile

Affiliation Division of Cancer Prevention and Genetics, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milan, Italy

Bernard Peissel

Affiliation Unit of Medical Genetics, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Elisa Cattaneo

Affiliations Unit of Medical Genetics, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy, Medical Genetics, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy

Siranoush Manoukian

Affiliation Unit of Medical Genetics, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Paolo Radice

paolo.radice@istitutotumori.mi.it

Affiliations IFOM, Fondazione Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare, Milan, Italy, Unit of Molecular Bases of Genetic Risk and Genetic Testing, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Paolo Peterlongo

Affiliations IFOM, Fondazione Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare, Milan, Italy, Unit of Molecular Bases of Genetic Risk and Genetic Testing, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IC PR PP. Performed the experiments: IC FF FM. Analyzed the data: IC MC PV PR PP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LB MB BP EC SM. Wrote the paper: PR PP.