About the Authors

Paola Nicoletti

Affiliation Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Mukesh Bansal

Affiliation Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Celine Lefebvre

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, INSERM U981, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

Paolo Guarnieri

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Yufeng Shen

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, JP Sulzberger Columbia Genome Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Itsik Pe’er

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Andrea Califano

ac2248@cumc.columbia.edu (AC); af2202@cumc.columbia.edu (AF)

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, United States of America, Institute for Cancer Genetics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, United States of America

Aris Floratos

ac2248@cumc.columbia.edu (AC); af2202@cumc.columbia.edu (AF)

Affiliations Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PN MB CL PG YS IPAF AC. Analyzed the data: PN PG MB CL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PN PG MB CL. Wrote the paper: AF PN MB CL PG YS.