About the Authors

David Burgner

Contributed equally to this work with: David Burgner, Sonia Davila

dburgner@meddent.uwa.edu.au

Affiliation School of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

Sonia Davila

Contributed equally to this work with: David Burgner, Sonia Davila

Affiliation Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Willemijn B. Breunis

Affiliation Division of Pediatric Hematology, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Emma Children's Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Sarah B. Ng

Affiliation Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Yi Li

Affiliation Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Carine Bonnard

Affiliation Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Ling Ling

Affiliation Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Victoria J. Wright

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Anbupalam Thalamuthu

Affiliation Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Miranda Odam

Affiliation School of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

Chisato Shimizu

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California, United States of America

Jane C. Burns

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California, United States of America

Michael Levin

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Taco W. Kuijpers

Affiliation Division of Pediatric Hematology, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Emma Children's Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Martin L. Hibberd

Affiliation Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

International Kawasaki Disease Genetics Consortium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DB SD WBB TWK MLH. Performed the experiments: SBN CB LL. Analyzed the data: DB SD SBN YL CB LL AT MLH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DB SD WBB YL VJW MO CS JCB ML TWK MLH. Wrote the paper: DB SD MLH.