About the Authors

Kristina M. Michael

K.Michael@dkfz.de

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Tim Waterboer

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Peter Sehr

Current address: Joint DKFZ-EMBL Chemical Biology Core Facility, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Annette Rother

Current address: University Children's Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Ulrich Reidel

Current address: Department of Dermatology und Allergology, Klinikum Augsburg Süd, Augsburg, Germany

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Heiner Boeing

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition (DIFE) Potsdam-Rehbrücke, Nuthetal, Germany

Ignacio G. Bravo

Current address: Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, Experimental Molecular Evolution Group, Westfälische Wilhelms University, Münster, Germany

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Jörg Schlehofer

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Barbara C. Gärtner

Affiliation Institute for Virology, Saarland University Hospital Homburg, Homburg/Saar, Germany

Michael Pawlita

Affiliation Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JS MP. Performed the experiments: KM TW. Analyzed the data: KM TW PS IB MP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KM TW PS AR UR HB IB BG. Wrote the paper: KM. Drafted the article: KM MP. Critically revised the article: TW PS AR UR HB IB JS BG MP.