About the Authors

Nora Rieber

Contributed equally to this work with: Nora Rieber, Marc Zapatka

Affiliation Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Marc Zapatka

Contributed equally to this work with: Nora Rieber, Marc Zapatka

Affiliation Division of Molecular Genetics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Bärbel Lasitschka

Affiliation Genomics and Proteomics Core Facility, High Throughput Sequencing Unit, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

David Jones

Affiliation Division of Pediatric Neurooncology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Paul Northcott

Affiliation The Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumor Research Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Barbara Hutter

Affiliation Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Natalie Jäger

Affiliation Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Marcel Kool

Affiliation Division of Pediatric Neurooncology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Michael Taylor

Affiliations The Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumor Research Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Division of Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Peter Lichter

Affiliation Division of Molecular Genetics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Stefan Pfister

Affiliations Division of Pediatric Neurooncology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany

Stephan Wolf

Affiliation Genomics and Proteomics Core Facility, High Throughput Sequencing Unit, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Benedikt Brors

Affiliation Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Roland Eils

r.eils@dkfz.de

Affiliations Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Department of Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics, Institute of Pharmacy and Molecular Biotechnology, and Bioquant, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RE. Performed the experiments: BL SW DJ. Analyzed the data: NR MZ BH BL NJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SW PL MK PN MT SP. Wrote the paper: NR MZ RE BB.