About the Authors
- William W. Lockwood, Raj Chari, Bradley P. Coe, Kelsie L. Thu, Cathie Garnis, Chad A. Malloff, Jennifer Campbell, Ariane C. Williams, Timon P. H. Buys, Wan L. Lam
- Department of Cancer Genetics and Developmental Biology, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Dorothy Hwang, Calum MacAulay, Stephen Lam
- Department of Cancer Imaging, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Chang-Qi Zhu, Ming-Sound Tsao
- Department of Pathology, Division of Applied Molecular Oncology, University Health Network - Princess Margaret Hospital and Ontario Cancer Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- John Yee
- Department of Surgery, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia
- John C. English
- Department of Pathology, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia
- Adi F. Gazdar, John D. Minna
- Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: WWL RC BPC KLT CG CAM JC ACW DH CQZ TPB JY JCE CM MST AFG JDM SL WLL. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: WWL RC BPC KLT CG CAM JC ACW DH CQZ TPB JY JCE CM MST AFG JDM SL WLL. Designed the experiments/the study: WWL KLT DH TPB WLL. Analyzed the data: WWL RC BPC KLT JC CQZ AFG WLL. Collected data/did experiments for the study: WWL KLT CG CAM JC ACW DH CQZ TPB JY JCE. Enrolled patients: JY SL. Wrote the first draft of the paper: WWL. Contributed to the writing of the paper: WWL RC BPC KLT JC ACW JY JCE CM AFG JDM SL WLL. Contributed tumor samples, review data, study results, and manuscript drafts/final version: MST. Contributed unique reagents and cell lines for the study, helped design the experiments, and analyzed the data: AFG. Provided lung cancer cell lines and immortalized normal human bronchial epithelial cell lines for key functional tests: JDM.