About the Authors

Elena Zinovieva, Amir Kadi, Franck Letourneur, Brigitte Izac, Nicolas Lebrun, Agathe Vigier, Sébastien Jacques, Henri-Jean Garchon, Gilles Chiocchia, Maxime Breban
Institut Cochin, Université Paris Descartes, CNRS (UMR 8104), Paris, France

Elena Zinovieva, Amir Kadi, Franck Letourneur, Brigitte Izac, Nicolas Lebrun, Agathe Vigier, Sébastien Jacques, Henri-Jean Garchon, Gilles Chiocchia, Maxime Breban
INSERM U567, Paris, France

Catherine Bourgain
INSERM U535, Université Paris Sud – Paul Brousse Hospital, Villejuif, France

Roula Said-Nahal, Gilles Chiocchia, Maxime Breban
Rheumatology Division, Ambroise Paré Hospital (AP-HP), and Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines University, Boulogne-Billancourt, France

Nicolas Cagnard
Bioinformatics Platform, Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes, Necker Hospital, Paris, France

Corinne Miceli-Richard
Rheumatology Division, Kremlin-Bicêtre Hospital (AP-HP), Kremlin-Bicêtre, France

Simon Heath, Céline Charon, Delphine Bacq, Anne Boland, Diana Zelenika
National Genotyping Center (CNG), Evry, France

Corresponding Author

maxime.breban@apr.aphp.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EZ CB AK FL BI RSN CMR HJG SH DZ GC MB. Performed the experiments: EZ AK FL BI NL AV SJ SH CC DB AB. Analyzed the data: EZ CB AK FL BI NL NC AV HJG SH CC AB DZ GC MB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CB FL RSN NL NC MB. Wrote the paper: EZ CB CC GC MB.