About the Authors

Steven A Brown, Fabienne Fleury-Olela, Ueli Schibler
Department of Molecular Biology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Emi Nagoshi
Department of Biology—Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Conrad Hauser, Rachel Chicheportiche, Jean-Michel Dayer
Division of Immunology and Allergy, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Cristiana Juge, Christophe A Meier
Endocrine Unit, Laboratory of Molecular Endocrinology, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Urs Albrecht
Department of Medicine, Section of Biochemistry, Fribourg, Switzerland

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SAB conceived and designed the experiments. JMD and CAM supervised handling of human subjects. SAB, FFO, and CH performed the experiments. SAB and US analyzed the data. EN, CJ, JMD, RC, CAM, and UA contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. SAB and US wrote the paper.