About the Authors

Jennifer Martinez

Affiliation Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Xiaopei Huang

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Yiping Yang

yang0029@mc.duke.edu

Affiliations Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JM XH YY. Performed the experiments: JM XH. Analyzed the data: JM XH YY. Wrote the paper: XH YY.