Funding for this research was provided by:
Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation
National Cancer Institute (P30-CCITLA)
National Institute on Aging (U34AG051425-01, 5R01AG042511-02)
Lion Heart Foundation
Received: 28 December 2017
Accepted: 23 July 2018
First Online: 29 August 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Yale University School of Medicine Institutional Review Board, and written informed consent was obtained from all patients in compliance with the protocol.
: Not applicable.
: The employer of SH, the Regents of the University of California, hold a patent on the epigenetic clock method which names SH as inventor. The other authors declare that they have no competing interests.
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