About the Authors

Tobias Boettler, Friedrich Moeckel, Yang Cheng, Maximilian Heeg, Matthias G. von Herrath
Division of Developmental Immunology, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Shahram Salek-Ardakani, Michael Croft
Division of Immune Regulation, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Shane Crotty
Division of Vaccine Discovery, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

matthias@liai.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TB FM SSA SC MC MvH. Performed the experiments: TB FM YC MH. Analyzed the data: TB FM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SSA SC MC. Wrote the paper: TB FM MC SC MvH.