About the Authors

Kyung-Rok Yu

Contributed equally to this work with: Kyung-Rok Yu, Jin Young Lee, Hyung-Sik Kim

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Jin Young Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Kyung-Rok Yu, Jin Young Lee, Hyung-Sik Kim

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Hyung-Sik Kim

Contributed equally to this work with: Kyung-Rok Yu, Jin Young Lee, Hyung-Sik Kim

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine in Kangstem Biotech, Biotechnology Incubating Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

In-Sun Hong

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Soon Won Choi

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Yoojin Seo

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Insung Kang

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Jae-Jun Kim

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Byung-Chul Lee

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

SeungHee Lee

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine in Kangstem Biotech, Biotechnology Incubating Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Andreas Kurtz

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Berlin, Germany

Kwang-Won Seo

kangpub@snu.ac.kr (KSK); kwang_wons@hotmail.com (KWS)

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine in Kangstem Biotech, Biotechnology Incubating Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Kyung-Sun Kang

kangpub@snu.ac.kr (KSK); kwang_wons@hotmail.com (KWS)

Affiliations Adult Stem Cell Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KRY JYL HSK KSK KWS. Performed the experiments: KRY JYL HSK. Analyzed the data: KRY JYL HSK ISH SWC YS KWS KSK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KRY JYL HSK IK JJK BCL SHL AK KSK. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: KRY JYL HSK KSK. Designed the software used in analysis: KRY JYL HSK KSK.