About the Authors

María M. Amaral

mamaral@fmed.uba.ar

Affiliation Laboratorio de Fisiopatogenia, Departamento de Fisiología, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Flavia Sacerdoti

Affiliation Laboratorio de Fisiopatogenia, Departamento de Fisiología, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Carolina Jancic

Affiliation Laboratorio de Inmunidad Innata, Instituto de Medicina Experimental (IMEX-CONICET), Academia Nacional de Medicina, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Horacio A. Repetto

Affiliation Servicio de Pediatría, Hospital Nacional Profesor Alejandro Posadas, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Adrienne W. Paton

Affiliation Research Centre for Infectious Diseases, School of Molecular and Biomedical Science, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia

James C. Paton

Affiliation Research Centre for Infectious Diseases, School of Molecular and Biomedical Science, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia

Cristina Ibarra

Affiliation Laboratorio de Fisiopatogenia, Departamento de Fisiología, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MMA FS CI. Performed the experiments: MMA FS CJ. Analyzed the data: MMA FS CJ CI. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MMA FS CJ HAR AWP JCP CI. Wrote the manuscript: MMA JCP CI.