About the Authors

Kristin A. Sauter

Contributed equally to this work with: Kristin A. Sauter, M. Amine Bouhlel

Affiliation Developmental Biology, The Roslin Institute, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, United Kingdom

M. Amine Bouhlel

Contributed equally to this work with: Kristin A. Sauter, M. Amine Bouhlel

Current address: Centre d’Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy (CIML), Université Aix-Marseille, Marseille, France

Affiliation Section of Experimental Haematology, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, St James’s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom

Julie O’Neal

Current address: Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America

Affiliation Developmental Biology, The Roslin Institute, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, United Kingdom

David P. Sester

Current address: Innate Immunity Laboratory, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Affiliation Developmental Biology, The Roslin Institute, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, United Kingdom

Hiromi Tagoh

Current address: Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria

Affiliation Section of Experimental Haematology, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, St James’s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom

Richard M. Ingram

Affiliation Section of Experimental Haematology, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, St James’s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom

Clare Pridans

Affiliation Developmental Biology, The Roslin Institute, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, United Kingdom

Constanze Bonifer

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliations Section of Experimental Haematology, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, St James’s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom, School of Cancer Sciences, Institute of Biomedical Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

David A. Hume

david.hume@roslin.ed.ac.uk

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Developmental Biology, The Roslin Institute, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KS AB JO DS HT RI CP CB DH. Performed the experiments: KS AB JO DS HT RI. Analyzed the data: KS AB JO DS HT RI CP CB DH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CB DH. Wrote the paper: KS AB JO DS HT RI CB DH.