About the Authors

Stephanie Smith

Affiliation Genome Instability Section, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jennifer Fox

Affiliation Genome Instability Section, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Marco Mejia

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States of America

Wanvipa Ruangpradit

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States of America

Alihossein Saberi

Affiliation Department of Radiation Genetics Kyoto University, Medical School, Kyoto, 606-8501 Japan

Sunmi Kim

Affiliations Genome Instability Section, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Radiation Genetics Kyoto University, Medical School, Kyoto, 606-8501 Japan, Department of Environmental Health School of Public Hearth, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Yongjun Choi

Affiliation Genome Instability Section, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Sehyun Oh

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Yucai Wang

Affiliations Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America, The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, Houston Texas, United States of America

Kyungho Choi

Affiliation Department of Environmental Health School of Public Hearth, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Lei Li

Affiliations Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Department of Genetics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Eric A. Hendrickson

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Shunichi Takeda

Affiliation Department of Radiation Genetics Kyoto University, Medical School, Kyoto, 606-8501 Japan

Mark Muller

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States of America

Kyungjae Myung

kmyung@mail.nih.gov

Affiliation Genome Instability Section, Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS JF M. Meija M. Muller KM. Performed the experiments: SS JF M. Meija WR AS SK YC. Analyzed the data: SS JF M. Muller KM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SS M. Meija SO YW KC LL EAH ST M. Muller KM. Wrote the paper: SS M. Muller KM.