About the Authors

Tao Ren, William F Dietrich, Russell E Vance
Genetics Department, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Dario S Zamboni, Craig R Roy
Section of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Corresponding Author

dietrich@genetics.med.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

TR, DSZ, CRR, WFD, and REV conceived and designed the experiments. TR, DSZ, and REV performed the experiments. TR, DSZ, CRR, WFD, and REV analyzed the data. TR, DSZ, CRR, and REV contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. TR, WFD, and REV wrote the paper.