Funding for this research was provided by:
Kidney Cancer Association
Received: 7 February 2019
Accepted: 16 May 2019
First Online: 28 May 2019
Change Date: 22 October 2019
Change Type: Correction
Change Details: Following publication of the original article , the author reported that the current funding section “Kidney Cancer Association Young Investigator Grant provided funding for this project” should be replaced with “Kidney Cancer Association Young Investigator Grant and Bucks County Board provided funding for this project.”
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study is approved by the Institutional Review Board at University of Alabama at Birmingham and Fox Chase Cancer Center.
: Not applicable.
: Guru Sonpavde: Consultant for BMS, Exelixis, Bayer, Sanofi, Pfizer, Novartis, Eisai, Janssen, Amgen, Astrazeneca, Merck, Genentech, EMD Serono, Astellas/Agensys; Research support to institution from Bayer, Amgen, Celgene, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Janssen, Merck, Sanofi, Pfizer; Author for Uptodate; Speaker for Onclive, Physicians Education Resource (PER), Research To Practice (RTP).Elizabeth Plimack: Scientific Advisor: BMS, Genentech, Incyte, Janssen, Merck, AstraZeneca, Pfizer. CME presentations: AUA, Clinical Care Options, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Medscape, NCCN, Omniprex, PriME Oncology, Research to Practice.Timothy Chan: research support from Bristol Myers Squibb, AstraZeneca, Eisai, An2H, and Illumina. TAC holds a patent for the use of TMB to predict immunotherapy response. This is licensed to PGDx and MSK and TAC are entitled to receive royalties.The other authors have no conflicts of interest.