About the Authors

Alexander S. Baras

Contributed equally to this work with: Alexander S. Baras, Christopher J. Mitchell

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Christopher J. Mitchell

Contributed equally to this work with: Alexander S. Baras, Christopher J. Mitchell

Affiliation McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Jason R. Myers

Affiliation Genomics Research Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Simone Gupta

Affiliation McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Lien-Chun Weng

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

John M. Ashton

Affiliation Genomics Research Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Toby C. Cornish

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Akhilesh Pandey

Affiliations McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Biological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Marc K. Halushka

mhalush1@jhmi.edu

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ASB CJM JRM LW MKH. Performed the experiments: ASB CJM JRM SG LW JMA TCC MKH. Analyzed the data: ASB CJM LW TCC MKH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ASB CJM JMA TCC AP MKH. Wrote the paper: ASB CJM TCC MKH.