About the Authors

Amjad Horani, Thomas W. Ferkol
Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Steven L. Brody, Mollie G. Wasserman
Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Thomas W. Ferkol
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

David Shoseyov, Malena Cohen-Cymberknoh, Eitan Kerem
Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Asaf Ta-shma, Orly Elpeleg
Monique and Jacques Roboh Department of Genetic Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Kate S. Wilson, Philip V. Bayly
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Material Science, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Israel Amirav
Department of Pediatrics, Ziv Medical Center, Bar-Ilan University, Safed, Israel

Susan K. Dutcher
Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Corresponding Author

horani_a@kids.wustl.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AH SLB TWF SKD PVB EK. Performed the experiments: AH MGW AT KSW IA SKD. Analyzed the data: AH SLB TWF DS PVB SKD OE IA MC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SLB TWF PVB SKD OE EK. Wrote the paper: AH SLB TWF EK OE SKD PVB. Collected samples: DS IA MC.