About the Authors

Fatima Nawaz

Contributed equally to this work with: Fatima Nawaz, Claudia Cicala

Affiliations Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, New York University School of Medicine Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, New York, New York, United States of America

Claudia Cicala

Contributed equally to this work with: Fatima Nawaz, Claudia Cicala

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Donald Van Ryk

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Katharine E. Block

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Katija Jelicic

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jonathan P. McNally

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Olajumoke Ogundare

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Massimiliano Pascuccio

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Nikita Patel

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Danlan Wei

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Anthony S. Fauci

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

James Arthos

jarthos@niaid.nih.gov

Affiliation Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FN CC DVR KEB KJ JPM OO MP NP DW ASF JA. Performed the experiments: FN CC DVR KEB KJ JPM OO MP NP DW. Analyzed the data: FN CC DVR KEB KJ JPM OO MP NP DW ASF JA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DVR OO MP NP DW. Wrote the paper: FN CC DVR KEB KJ JPM OO MP NP DW ASF JA.