About the Authors

Alon Peled

Contributed equally to this work with: Alon Peled, Ofer Sarig

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Ofer Sarig

Contributed equally to this work with: Alon Peled, Ofer Sarig

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Liat Samuelov

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, Division of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America

Marta Bertolini

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany

Limor Ziv

Affiliation Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel

Daphna Weissglas-Volkov

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Marina Eskin-Schwartz

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Christopher A. Adase

Affiliation Division of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America

Natalia Malchin

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Ron Bochner

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Gilad Fainberg

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Ilan Goldberg

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Koji Sugawara

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan

Avital Baniel

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Daisuke Tsuruta

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan

Chen Luxenburg

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Noam Adir

Affiliation Faculty of Chemistry, Technion, Haifa, Israel

Olivier Duverger

Affiliation Laboratory of Skin Biology, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Maria Morasso

Affiliation Laboratory of Skin Biology, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Stavit Shalev

Affiliations Institute of Human Genetics, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel

Richard L. Gallo

Affiliation Division of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America

Noam Shomron

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Ralf Paus

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany, Centre for Dermatology Research, Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Eli Sprecher

elisp@tlvmc.gov.il

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AP OS LS CAA RLG RP ES. Performed the experiments: AP OS LS CAA RLG MB LZ CL AB MM OD. Analyzed the data: AP OS LS CAA RLG MB LZ CL AB DWV MES NM RB GF NS SS RP ES. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CL LZ IG KS DT NA RP. Wrote the paper: AP OS ES.