About the Authors

Ken Tsumiyama, Yumi Miyazaki, Shunichi Shiozawa
Department of Biophysics, Kobe University Graduate School of Health Science, Kobe, Japan

Shunichi Shiozawa
Department of Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan

Shunichi Shiozawa
The Center for Rheumatic Diseases, Kobe University Hospital, Kobe, Japan

Shunichi Shiozawa
Global Center of Excellence (GCOE), Tokyo, Japan

Corresponding Author

shioz@med.kobe-u.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS. Performed the experiments: KT YM. Analyzed the data: KT YM SS. Wrote the paper: KT SS.