About the Authors

Suman K. Vodnala, Hilda Lundén-Miguel, Hans Wigzell, Martin E. Rottenberg
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Marcela Ferella, Björn Andersson
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Evans Betha
Tropical Diseases Research Center, Ndola Central, Ndola, Zambia

Nick van Reet
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Daniel Ndem Amin, Krister Kristensson
Department of Neurosciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Bo Öberg
Medivir AB, Huddinge, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Martin.Rottenberg@ki.se

Competing Interests

HW is with a patent filed 30/11/1994 by Boston University on the use of cordycepin and deoxycoformycin for treatment of cancer and infectious diseases.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KK HW MER. Performed the experiments: SKV MF HLM EB NVR DNA. Analyzed the data: SKV MF HLM EB B MER. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NVR B BA. Wrote the paper: KK HW MER.