About the Authors

Hisako Kayama, Koji Atarashi, Megumi Okuyama, Taishi Kimura, Kenya Honda, Masahiro Yamamoto, Kiyoshi Takeda
Laboratory of Immune Regulation, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan

Hisako Kayama, Ritsuko Koga, Koji Atarashi, Kiyoshi Takeda
Department of Molecular Genetics, Medical Institute of Bioregulation, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Hisako Kayama, Koji Atarashi, Megumi Okuyama, Satoshi Uematsu, Shizuo Akira, Kenya Honda, Masahiro Yamamoto, Kiyoshi Takeda
WPI Immunology Frontier Research Center, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan

Tak W. Mak
Ontario Cancer Institute, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Department of Medical Biophysics, Advanced Medical Discovery Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada

Satoshi Uematsu, Shizuo Akira
Department of Host Defense, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan

Hiroshi Takayanagi
Department of Cell Signaling, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan

Corresponding Author

ktakeda@ongene.med.osaka-u.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HK RK KT. Performed the experiments: HK RK KA TK. Analyzed the data: HK RK KH MY. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HK RK MO TWM SU SA HT. Wrote the paper: HK KT.