About the Authors

Brian J. Hayes

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Kimberly J. Riehle

Affiliations Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Masami Shimizu-Albergine

Affiliations Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Renay L. Bauer

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Kelly L. Hudkins

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Fredrik Johansson

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Matthew M. Yeh

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

William M. Mahoney Jr

Affiliations Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Center for Cardiovascular Biology and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Raymond S. Yeung

Affiliations Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Jean S. Campbell

campjs@u.washington.edu

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BJH KJR JSC. Performed the experiments: BJH MS RLB KLH FJ JSC. Analyzed the data: BJH MMY KJR JSC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WMM MMY RSY. Wrote the paper: BJH KJR JSC WMM.