About the Authors

Shadmehr Demehri, Zhenyi Liu, Jonghyeob Lee, Raphael Kopan
Department of Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Shadmehr Demehri, Raphael Kopan
Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Meei-Hua Lin, Jeffrey H Miner
Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Seth D Crosby
Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Christopher J Roberts
Rosetta Inpharmatics, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Perry W Grigsby
Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Andrew G Farr
Department of Biological Structure and Department of Immunology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SD conceived and performed most of the experiments. SD and RK designed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. ZL contributed experimental data. JL, SDC, and CJR contributed to microarray analysis. MHL and JHM contributed wrfr–/– samples and microarray data. AGF contributed K14-TSLPtg mice. PWG helped with focal irradiation experiments with specialized equipment he developed.