About the Authors

Laia Alsina

Affiliations Allergy and Clinical Immunology Department, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, Functional Unit of Immunology, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu and Hospital Clinic. Barcelona, Spain

Maria G. Basteiro

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Hector D. de Paz

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Melania Iñigo

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Mariona F. de Sevilla

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Miriam Triviño

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Manel Juan

Affiliations Immunology Service, Hospital Clinic and Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas August Pi y Sunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain, Functional Unit of Immunology, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu and Hospital Clinic. Barcelona, Spain

Carmen Muñoz-Almagro

cma@hsjdbcn.org

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LA CMA. Performed the experiments: HDP MI MJ CMA. Analyzed the data: LA CMA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LA MGB MFS MT. Wrote the paper: LA HDP CMA.