About the Authors

Vanessa Donega

Affiliation Laboratory of Neuroimmunology and Developmental Origins of Disease, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Cindy T. J. van Velthoven

Contributed equally to this work with: Cindy T. J. van Velthoven, Cora H. Nijboer

Affiliation Laboratory of Neuroimmunology and Developmental Origins of Disease, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Cora H. Nijboer

Contributed equally to this work with: Cindy T. J. van Velthoven, Cora H. Nijboer

Affiliation Laboratory of Neuroimmunology and Developmental Origins of Disease, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Frank van Bel

Affiliation Department of Neonatology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Martien J. H. Kas

Affiliation Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Annemieke Kavelaars

Affiliation Department of Symptom Research, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Cobi J. Heijnen

CJHeijnen@mdanderson.org

Affiliations Laboratory of Neuroimmunology and Developmental Origins of Disease, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands, Department of Symptom Research, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VD CTJV CN FB AK CJH. Performed the experiments: VD. Analyzed the data: VD CTJV CN AK CJH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MJHK. Wrote the paper: VD CTJV CN MJHK FB AK CJH.