About the Authors

Gürkan Kaya

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gkaya@hcuge.ch

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Christian Tran

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Olivier Sorg

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Raymonde Hotz

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Denise Grand

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Pierre Carraux

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Liliane Didierjean

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Ivan Stamenkovic

Affiliation Institute of Pathology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Jean-Hilaire Saurat

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

GK, IS, and JHS designed the study. GK, CT, OS, LD, IS, and JHS analyzed the data. GK and JHS enrolled patients. GK, CT, OS, LD, IS, and JHS contributed to writing the paper. GK, RH, DG, and PC collected data or did experiments for the study.