Accepted for Publication: April 17, 2014.
Published Online: September 3, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.1077.
Study concept and design: Sanlorenzo, Wehner, Linos, Vujic, Ortiz-Urda.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Sanlorenzo, Wehner, Linos, Kornak, Kainz, Posch, Johnston, Gho, Monico, McGrath, Osella-Abate, Quaglino, Cleaver.
Drafting of the manuscript: Sanlorenzo, Wehner, Kainz, Johnston, Gho, Monico.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Sanlorenzo, Wehner, Linos, Kornak, Kainz, Posch, Vujic, McGrath, Osella-Abate, Quaglino, Cleaver, Ortiz-Urda.
Statistical analysis: Sanlorenzo, Wehner, Linos, Kornak, Vujic, McGrath, Quaglino.
Obtained funding: Ortiz-Urda.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Linos, Kainz, Johnston, Gho, Monico, Cleaver.
Study supervision: Ortiz-Urda.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health under award No. K08CA155035 (Dr Ortiz-Urda), the Melanoma Research Alliance (Dr Ortiz-Urda), and Timothy Dattels, MBA, and the Dermatology Foundation Career Development Award, the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health, through UCSF-CTSI grant No. KL2TR00014 (Dr Linos) also provided generous support.
Role of the Sponsor: The funding sources had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: Dr Kainz’s role in this study was completed outside of his duties at the US Food and Drug Administration. The views expressed do not represent the views of the agency or the US government. In addition, the content of this report is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.
Additional Contributions: Lauren Keller, MD (University of California, San Francisco), helped edit the manuscript. Dr Keller did not receive financial compensation.