About the Authors

Suzanne C. Simmons, Maria N. Velasco-Garcia, Sotiris Missailidis
Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Edward A. McKenzie
Manchester Interdisciplinary Biocentre, University of Manchester, Manchester, Metropolitan County of Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Lynda K. Harris, John D. Aplin
Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, Metropolitan County of Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Paul E. Brenchley
Renal Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, Metropolitan County of Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

s.missailidis@open.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SM EM. Performed the experiments: SCS EM LKH MV-G. Analyzed the data: SCS SM EM LKH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EM PB JDA LKH. Wrote the paper: SCS SM EM.