About the Authors

Yang Jo Chung

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Terry J. Fry

Roles Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Pediatric Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Peter D. Aplan

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

aplanp@mail.nih.gov

Affiliation Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

Dr. Aplan receives royalties from the NIH Technology Transfer Office for the invention of NHD13 mice. This does not alter our adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.