About the Authors

Andres Gomez

Affiliation Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

David Luckey

Affiliation Department of Immunology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Carl J. Yeoman

Affiliation Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Eric V. Marietta

Affiliation Department of Gasteroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Margret E. Berg Miller

Affiliation Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Joseph A. Murray

Affiliations Department of Immunology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America, Department of Gasteroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Bryan A. White

bwhitw44@illinois.edu (BAW); taneja.veena@mayo.edu (VT)

Affiliations Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Veena Taneja

bwhitw44@illinois.edu (BAW); taneja.veena@mayo.edu (VT)

Affiliations Department of Immunology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America, Department of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VT JAM BAW. Performed the experiments: AG DL EVM CJY MEB. Analyzed the data: AG CJY VT BAW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VT BAW. Wrote the paper: AG VT CJY JAM BAW.