About the Authors

Carrie V. Breton

Breton@usc.edu

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Kimberly D. Siegmund

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Bonnie R. Joubert

Affiliation Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Dept of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America

Xinhui Wang

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Weiliang Qui

Affiliation Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Vincent Carey

Affiliation Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Wenche Nystad

Affiliation Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway

Siri E. Håberg

Affiliation Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway

Carole Ober

Affiliation University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Dan Nicolae

Affiliation University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Kathleen C. Barnes

Affiliation Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Fernando Martinez

Affiliation Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Arizona, United States of America

Andy Liu

Affiliation National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Robert Lemanske

Affiliation University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Robert Strunk

Affiliation Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Montana, United States of America

Scott Weiss

Affiliation Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Stephanie London

Affiliation Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Dept of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America

Frank Gilliland

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Benjamin Raby

Affiliation Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

on behalf of the Asthma BRIDGE consortium

Membership for extended Asthma BRIDGE consortium authorship list in File S1.

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CVB FG BR. Performed the experiments: WN SEH FG BR. Analyzed the data: CVB KDS BRJ XW WQ SL FG BR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VC WN SEH CO DN KCB FM AL RL RS SW SL FG BR. Wrote the paper: CVB KDS FG SL BR.