About the Authors

Klaus Heger, J. Christoph Vahl, Marc Schmidt-Supprian
Molecular Immunology and Signal Transduction, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany

Kaat Fierens, Hamida Hammad, Bart N. Lambrecht, Mirjam Kool
Laboratory of Immunoregulation, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium

Kaat Fierens, Hamida Hammad, Rudi Beyaert, Geert van Loo, Bart N. Lambrecht, Mirjam Kool
Department for Molecular Biomedical Research, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Ghent, Belgium

Attila Aszodi
Department of Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Munich, Germany

Katrin Peschke, Axel Roers
Institute for Immunology, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany

Dominik Schenten
Department of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Rudi Beyaert, Geert van Loo
Department of Biomedical Molecular Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Dieter Saur
II. Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

Bart N. Lambrecht, Mirjam Kool
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

supprian@biochem.mpg.de

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: KH KF BNL MK MSS. Performed the experiments: KH KF JCV AA KP. Analyzed the data: KH KF AA HH BNL MK MSS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DS HH RB DS GL AR. Wrote the paper: KH KF BNL MK MSS. Performed most experiments: KH. Performed lung experiments: KF. Supervised work in Ghent: MK. Supervised work in Munich: MSS.