About the Authors

Louise Slater, Nathan W. Bartlett, Jennifer J. Haas, Simon D. Message, Ross P. Walton, Annemarie Sykes, Samer Dahdaleh, Sebastian L. Johnston, Michael R. Edwards
Department of Respiratory Medicine, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Louise Slater, Nathan W. Bartlett, Jennifer J. Haas, Ross P. Walton, Annemarie Sykes, Sebastian L. Johnston, Michael R. Edwards
MRC & Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, United Kingdom

Louise Slater, Nathan W. Bartlett, Jennifer J. Haas, Ross P. Walton, Annemarie Sykes, Deborah L. Clarke, Maria G. Belvisi, Onn M. Kon, Sebastian L. Johnston, Michael R. Edwards
Centre for Respiratory Infection, London, United Kingdom

Jie Zhu, Peter K. Jeffery
Lung Pathology, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Simon D. Message, Annemarie Sykes, Onn M. Kon, Sebastian L. Johnston
Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom

Deborah L. Clarke, Maria G. Belvisi
Respiratory Pharmacology, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Takashi Fujita
Institute of Virus Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

Corresponding Author

michael.edwards@imperial.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LS NWB JZ SDM RPW AS MGB TF PKJ SLJ MRE. Performed the experiments: LS NWB JJH JZ SDM RPW AS SD DLC MRE. Analyzed the data: LS NWB JJH RPW SD MRE. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DLC MGB OMK TF PKJ. Wrote the paper: LS SLJ MRE.