About the Authors

Vasily Rybakin

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 5 Science Drive 2, Singapore 117545, Singapore, Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Luise Westernberg

Affiliation Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Guo Fu

Current address: State Key Laboratory of Cellular Stress Biology, Innovation Center for Cell Biology, School of Life Sciences, Xiamen University, Fujian 361102, China

Affiliation Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Hee-Ok Kim

Current address: T Cell Biology, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) Biotech Center Rm 207, Pohang Univ of Science & Tech San 31 Hyoja-dong Namgu, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea

Affiliation Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Jeanette Ampudia

Current address: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, San Diego, CA 92121, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Karsten Sauer

Affiliations Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America, Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Nicholas R. J. Gascoigne

micnrjg@nus.edu.sg

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 5 Science Drive 2, Singapore 117545, Singapore, Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VR NRJG. Performed the experiments: VR LW GF H-OK JA. Analyzed the data: VR KS NRJG. Wrote the paper: VR NRJG.