About the Authors

Magda S. Jonczyk

Affiliation Department of Infection Immunity and Inflammation, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Michelle Simon

Affiliation MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom

Saumya Kumar

Affiliation MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom

Vitor E. Fernandes

Affiliation Department of Infection Immunity and Inflammation, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Nicolas Sylvius

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Ann-Marie Mallon

Affiliation MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom

Paul Denny

Current address: Gene Effects, Farnham Common, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Affiliation MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom

Peter W. Andrew

pwa@le.ac.uk

Affiliation Department of Infection Immunity and Inflammation, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PWA PD MSJ. Performed the experiments: MSJ NS VEF. Analyzed the data: MSJ MS SK AMM PD PWA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PWA AMM. Wrote the paper: MSJ PWA PD.