About the Authors

Ella R. Thompson

ella.thompson@petermac.org

Affiliation VBCRC Cancer Genetics Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Simone M. Rowley

Affiliation VBCRC Cancer Genetics Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Sarah Sawyer

Affiliation Familial Cancer Centre, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

kConFab

Affiliation Kathleen Cuningham Foundation for Research into Familial Breast Cancer (kConFab), Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Diana M. Eccles

Affiliation Cancer Sciences Division, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Princess Anne Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom

Alison H. Trainer

Affiliations VBCRC Cancer Genetics Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Familial Cancer Centre, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Gillian Mitchell

Affiliations Familial Cancer Centre, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Paul A. James

Affiliations Familial Cancer Centre, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Ian G. Campbell

Affiliations VBCRC Cancer Genetics Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, Department of Pathology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ET IC. Performed the experiments: SR. Analyzed the data: SR SS ET. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PJ GM AT DE kConFab. Wrote the paper: ET AT IC.