About the Authors

Dawn M. E. Bowdish

Contributed equally to this work with: Dawn M. E. Bowdish, Kaori Sakamoto

Address Current address: Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Affiliation Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Kaori Sakamoto

Contributed equally to this work with: Dawn M. E. Bowdish, Kaori Sakamoto

Affiliation Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Mi-Jeong Kim

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medical Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Mariliis Kroos

Affiliation Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Subhankar Mukhopadhyay

Affiliation Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Cynthia A. Leifer

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medical Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Karl Tryggvason

Affiliation Division of Matrix Biology, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Siamon Gordon

siamon.gordon@path.ox.ac.uk

Affiliation Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

David G. Russell

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medical Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DMEB KS SG DGR. Performed the experiments: DMEB KS MJK MK. Analyzed the data: DMEB KS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DMEB KS CAL KT. Wrote the paper: DMEB KS. Provided important intellectual input: SM.