About the Authors

Yibing Wang

Address Current address: Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Dean Becker

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Tibor Vass

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Janice White

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Philippa Marrack

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

John W. Kappler

kapplerj@njhealth.org

Affiliations Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado, United States of America, Program in Biomolecular Structure, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: YW. Performed the experiments: YW. Analyzed the data: YW JWK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YW DB TV JW. Wrote the paper: YW PM JWK.