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Science Advances  09 Jun 2021:
Vol. 7, no. 24, eabg6005
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abg6005

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vol. 7 no. 24

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  • Received for publication January 15, 2021
  • Accepted for publication April 8, 2021
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  1. Ting Xie1,
  2. Vrishika Kulur1,
  3. Ningshan Liu1,
  4. Nan Deng2,
  5. Yizhou Wang3,
  6. Simon Coyle Rowan1,
  7. Changfu Yao1,
  8. Guanling Huang1,
  9. Xue Liu1,
  10. Forough Taghavifar1,
  11. Jiurong Liang1,
  12. Cory Hogaboam1,
  13. Barry Stripp1,
  14. Peter Chen1,
  15. Dianhua Jiang1 and
  16. Paul W. Noble1,*
  1. 1Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Women’s Guild Lung Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  2. 2Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Center, Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  3. 3Genomics Core, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: paul.noble{at}


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