About the Authors

Mai Yamauchi

Contributed equally to this work with: Mai Yamauchi, Rui Yamaguchi, Asuka Nakata, Takashi Kohno

Current address: Department of Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Division of Systems Biomedical Technology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Rui Yamaguchi

Contributed equally to this work with: Mai Yamauchi, Rui Yamaguchi, Asuka Nakata, Takashi Kohno

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Asuka Nakata

Contributed equally to this work with: Mai Yamauchi, Rui Yamaguchi, Asuka Nakata, Takashi Kohno

Affiliation Division of Systems Biomedical Technology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Takashi Kohno

Contributed equally to this work with: Mai Yamauchi, Rui Yamaguchi, Asuka Nakata, Takashi Kohno

Affiliation Division of Genome Biology, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Masao Nagasaki

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Teppei Shimamura

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Seiya Imoto

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Ayumu Saito

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Kazuko Ueno

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Yousuke Hatanaka

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Ryo Yoshida

Affiliation Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo, Japan

Tomoyuki Higuchi

Affiliation Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo, Japan

Masaharu Nomura

Affiliation Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan

David G. Beer

Affiliation Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Jun Yokota

Affiliation Division of Multistep Carcinogenesis, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Satoru Miyano

Affiliation Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Noriko Gotoh

ngotoh@ims.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Affiliation Division of Systems Biomedical Technology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MY Rui Yamaguchi AN TK JY SM NG. Performed the experiments: MY TK. Analyzed the data: MY Rui Yamaguchi AN TK M. Nagasaki TS SI AS KU YH Ryo Yoshida TH M. Nomura DB JY SM NG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TK JY. Wrote the paper: MY Rui Yamaguchi AN TK TS SI JY NG.