About the Authors

Senad Divanovic

Affiliation Division of Molecular Immunology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Aurelien Trompette

Address Current address: University Hospital Center of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon, Lausanne, Switzerland

Affiliation Division of Molecular Immunology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Jamie I. Ashworth

Affiliation Division of Molecular Immunology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Marepalli B. Rao

Affiliation Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Christopher L. Karp

chris.karp@chmcc.org

Affiliation Division of Molecular Immunology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SD CLK. Performed the experiments: SD AT JIA. Analyzed the data: SD CLK MBR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MBR. Wrote the paper: SD CLK. Revision and final approval of manuscript: SD AT JIA MBR CLK.