About the Authors
- Qing-Rong Chen, Rosemary Braun, Ying Hu, Chunhua Yan, Daoud Meerzaman, Kenneth Buetow
- Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
- Rosemary Braun
- Biostatistics Division, Department of Preventive Medicine and Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
- Elizabeth M. Brunt
- Department of Pathology & Immunology, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
- Arun J. Sanyal
- Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia, United States of America
- Kenneth Buetow
- Computational Science and Informatics Program, Complex Adaptive Systems Initiative, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: QRC AJS KB. Analyzed the data: QRC RB YH CY DM. Wrote the paper: QRC AJS KB. Data interpretation: CY DM EMB.