About the Authors

Dong-Hoon Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Dong-Hoon Lee, Purnima Singh

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Purnima Singh

Contributed equally to this work with: Dong-Hoon Lee, Purnima Singh

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Shirley Y. Tsai

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Nathan Oates

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Alexander Spalla

Affiliation Shared Recourses, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Claudio Spalla

Affiliation Shared Recourses, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Lucy Brown

Affiliation Shared Recourses, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Guillermo Rivas

Affiliation Department of Molecular Medicine, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Garrett Larson

Affiliation Department of Molecular Medicine, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Tibor A. Rauch

Address Current address: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Gerd P. Pfeifer

Affiliation Department of Molecular Medicine, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Piroska E. Szabó

pszabo@coh.org

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Centre, Duarte, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PS PES. Performed the experiments: DHL PS SYT NO AS CS GR GL TAR PES. Analyzed the data: DHL PS SYT NO GR GL TAR GPP PES. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LB GR GL TAR GPP. Wrote the paper: PES.