About the Authors

Helene M. Wolsk

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors are co-first authors on this work.

Affiliations COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, United States of America

Bo L. Chawes

Roles Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors are co-first authors on this work.

Affiliations COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, United States of America

Augusto A. Litonjua

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

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

Bruce W. Hollis

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, United States of America

Johannes Waage

Roles Formal analysis, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Jakob Stokholm

Roles Funding acquisition, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Klaus Bønnelykke

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Bisgaard

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation COPSAC, Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Scott T. Weiss

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

scott.weiss@channing.harvard.edu

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

Competing Interests

HB has been consultant for Chiesi and Boehringer Ingelheim. AAL reports grants from NIH, during the conduct of the study and author royalties from UpToDate, Inc. and Humana Springer Press. STW reports grants from the NIH, and speakers fees from Illumina Corp during the conduct of the study. This does not alter our adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.