About the Authors

Aisha Nazli

Affiliations Center For Gene Therapeutics, Michael G. DeGroote Center for Learning and Discovery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Olivia Chan

Affiliations Center For Gene Therapeutics, Michael G. DeGroote Center for Learning and Discovery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Wendy N. Dobson-Belaire

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Michel Ouellet

Affiliation Department of Medical Biology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Michel J. Tremblay

Affiliation Department of Medical Biology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Scott D. Gray-Owen

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

A. Larry Arsenault

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Charu Kaushic

kaushic@mcmaster.ca

Affiliations Center For Gene Therapeutics, Michael G. DeGroote Center for Learning and Discovery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AN CK. Performed the experiments: AN OC. Analyzed the data: AN OC ALA CK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WNDB MO MJT SDGO CK. Wrote the paper: AN CK.