About the Authors

Machteld M. Tiemessen

Affiliations Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands, Department Immunology, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Miranda R. M. Baert

Affiliations Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands, Department Immunology, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Tom Schonewille

Affiliation Department Immunology, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Martijn H. Brugman

Affiliation Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Farbod Famili

Affiliation Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Daniela C. F. Salvatori

Affiliation Central Laboratory Animal Facility, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Jules P. P. Meijerink

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology, Erasmus MC/Sophia's Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Ugur Ozbek

Affiliation Department of Genetics, Institute for Experimental Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey

Hans Clevers

Affiliation Hubrecht Laboratory, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Jacques J. M. van Dongen

Affiliation Department Immunology, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Frank J. T. Staal

f.j.t.staal@lumc.nl

Affiliations Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands, Department Immunology, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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: MMT FJTS JJMvD. Performed the experiments: MMT MRMB TS FF DS. Analyzed the data: MHB FJTS MMT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HC JPPM. Wrote the paper: MMT FJTS. Discussions related to leukemia development: UO.