About the Authors

Didier Vingadassalom

Contributed equally to this work with: Didier Vingadassalom, Kenneth G. Campellone

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Kenneth G. Campellone

Contributed equally to this work with: Didier Vingadassalom, Kenneth G. Campellone

Current address: Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Michael J. Brady

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Brian Skehan

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Scott E. Battle

Affiliation Section of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Douglas Robbins

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Archana Kapoor

Affiliation Department of Medicine and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Gail Hecht

Affiliation Section of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Scott B. Snapper

Affiliation Department of Medicine and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

John M. Leong

John.Leong@umassmed.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DV KGC MJB SBS JML. Performed the experiments: DV KGC MJB BS SEB DR AK. Analyzed the data: DV KGC MJB BS SEB AK GH JML. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GH SBS JML. Wrote the paper: DV KGC MJB JML.