About the Authors

Maziar Divangahi

Contributed equally to this work with: Maziar Divangahi, Haouaria Balghi

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Haouaria Balghi

Contributed equally to this work with: Maziar Divangahi, Haouaria Balghi

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Gawiyou Danialou

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Alain S. Comtois

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Alexandre Demoule

Affiliations Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Université Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie, UPRES EA2397, Paris, France

Sheila Ernest

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Christina Haston

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Renaud Robert

Affiliation Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

John W. Hanrahan

Affiliation Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Danuta Radzioch

Affiliation Centre for the Study of Host Resistance, Departments of Experimental Medicine and Human Genetics, McGill University Health Centre Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Basil J. Petrof

basil.petrof@mcgill.ca

Affiliation Meakins-Christie Laboratories and Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre and Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MD HB BJP. Performed the experiments: MD HB GD ASC AD SE RR. Analyzed the data: MD HB GD ASC AD SE BJP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CH RR JWH DR BJP. Wrote the paper: MD HB BJP.