About the Authors

Xue Yang

Contributed equally to this work with: Xue Yang, Ji Yang

Affiliations Division of Rheumatology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Rheumatology,Immunology and Allergy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University

Ji Yang

Contributed equally to this work with: Xue Yang, Ji Yang

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Yiwei Chu

Affiliation Department of Immunology, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Yu Xue

Affiliations Division of Rheumatology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Rheumatology,Immunology and Allergy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University

Dandan Xuan

Affiliations Division of Rheumatology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Rheumatology,Immunology and Allergy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University

Shucong Zheng

Affiliations Division of Rheumatology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Rheumatology,Immunology and Allergy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University

Hejian Zou

hejianzou@gmail.com

Affiliations Division of Rheumatology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Rheumatology,Immunology and Allergy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: XY HZ. Performed the experiments: XY JY HZ. Analyzed the data: XY JY YC YX DX SZ HZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: XY JY YC YX DX SZ HZ. Wrote the paper: XY JY HZ.