About the Authors

Xuewen Jin

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Yuling Liu

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Jingjing Liu

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Weiliang Lu

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Ziwei Liang

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Dan Zhang

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Gang Liu

Affiliation Department of Rheumatology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, 610041, Sichuan, P. R. China

Hongxia Zhu

Affiliation Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology & State Key Laboratory of Molecular Oncology, Cancer Institute & Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing,100034, P. R. China

Ningzhi Xu

Affiliation Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology & State Key Laboratory of Molecular Oncology, Cancer Institute & Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing,100034, P. R. China

Shufang Liang

zizi2006@scu.edu.cn

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center/Collaborative Innovation Center for Biotherapy, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No.17, 3rd Section of People's South Road, Chengdu, 610041, P. R. China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SL. Performed the experiments: XJ. Analyzed the data: YL JL WL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZL DZ GL. Wrote the paper: XJ SL NX. Supervised clinical analysis: HZ.