About the Authors

Nina Movsesyan

Contributed equally to this work with: Nina Movsesyan, Anahit Ghochikyan

Affiliations Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America, Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Anahit Ghochikyan

Contributed equally to this work with: Nina Movsesyan, Anahit Ghochikyan

Affiliation Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America

Mikayel Mkrtichyan

Affiliation Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America

Irina Petrushina

Affiliation Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Hayk Davtyan

Affiliation Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America

Purevdorj B. Olkhanud

Affiliation Immunotherapeutics Unit, Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Elizabeth Head

Affiliations Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America, Department of Neurology, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Arya Biragyn

Affiliation Immunotherapeutics Unit, Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

David H. Cribbs

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliations Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America, Department of Neurology, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Michael G. Agadjanyan

magadjanyan@immed.org

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliations Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America, Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MA NM AG DC. Performed the experiments: NM MM IP HD. Analyzed the data: NM AG MM AB DC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PO EH AB. Wrote the paper: MA NM AG AB DC.