About the Authors

Rahul C. Deo, Luke Hunter, Frederick P. Roth
Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Rahul C. Deo, Gregory D. Lewis, Thomas J. Wang, Robert E. Gerszten
Cardiology Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gregory D. Lewis, Robert E. Gerszten
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Guillaume Pare, Daniel Chasman
Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Guillaume Pare, Daniel Chasman
Donald W. Reynolds Center for Cardiovascular Research, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ramachandran S. Vasan, Thomas J. Wang
Framingham Heart Study, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ramachandran S. Vasan
Sections of Cardiology and Preventive Medicine, and the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Robert E. Gerszten
Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

fritz_roth@hms.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RCD LH FPR. Performed the experiments: RCD LH. Analyzed the data: RCD LH GP DC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GDL RSV TJW REG. Wrote the paper: RCD RSV DC TJW REG FPR.