About the Authors

Brigitte Senechal, Gaelle Elain, Eric Jeziorski, Virginie Grondin, Natacha Patey-Mariaud de Serre, Francis Jaubert, Frederic Geissmann
INSERM, U838, Laboratory of Biology of the Mononuclear Phagocyte System, Necker Enfants Malades Institute, Paris, France

Brigitte Senechal, Gaelle Elain, Eric Jeziorski, Virginie Grondin, Natacha Patey-Mariaud de Serre, Francis Jaubert, Kheira Beldjord, Arielle Lellouch, Christophe Glorion, Michel Zerah, Alain Fischer, Frederic Geissmann
Université Paris Descartes Medical School, Paris, France

Natacha Patey-Mariaud de Serre, Francis Jaubert, Arielle Lellouch, Frederic Geissmann
Department of Pathology, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Kheira Beldjord
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Christophe Glorion
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Michel Zerah
Department of Neurosurgery, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Pierre Mary
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hôpital d'Enfants Armand Trousseau and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Mohammed Barkaoui
Delegation a la Recherche Clinique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nantes, Nantes, France

Jean Francois Emile
Laboratory of Pathology, Hôpital Ambroise-Paré and Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris Boulogne Billancourt, France

Liliane Boccon-Gibod, Patrice Josset
Department of Pathology, Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital d'Enfants Armand Trousseau, Paris, France

Marianne Debré, Alain Fischer
Immunology and Hematology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris and Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, Paris, France

Jean Donadieu
Department of Hematology, Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris and Hôpital d'Enfants Armand Trousseau, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

geissman@necker.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

BS, JD, and FG conceived and wrote the initial study proposal and contributed substantially to conception and design of the research study. GE, EJ, VG, NP, FJ, KB, AL, CG, MZ, PM, JFE, LBG, PJ, and MD made substantial contributions to acquisition of data. BS, MB, JD, and FG performed data analysis and drafted the manuscript. EJ, NP, and AF participated in results interpretation and editing of the manuscript. All authors approved the final version of the manuscript.