About the Authors

Dan Xu

Affiliation Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Toshi Nishimura

Affiliations Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America, Central Institute for Experimental Animals, Kawasaki, Japan, Center for the Advancement of Health and Biosciences, Sunnyvale, California, United States of America

Sachiko Nishimura

Affiliation Center for the Advancement of Health and Biosciences, Sunnyvale, California, United States of America

Haili Zhang

Affiliation Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Ming Zheng

Affiliation Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Ying-Ying Guo

Affiliation Department of Drug Disposition, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

Marylin Masek

Affiliations Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America, Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America

Sara A. Michie

Affiliations Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America, Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America

Jeffrey Glenn

jeffrey.glenn@stanford.edu (JG); gpeltz@stanford.edu (GP)

Affiliations Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, United States of America

Gary Peltz

jeffrey.glenn@stanford.edu (JG); gpeltz@stanford.edu (GP)

Affiliation Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GP JG YYG. Performed the experiments: DX TN SN HZ MM SM. Analyzed the data: MZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YYG. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: GP. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: GP JG SM YYG. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: DX TN SN HZ MZ YYG MM SM JG GP. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: DX TN SN HZ MZ YYG MM SM JG GP.