About the Authors

Nadia Tinto

Affiliations Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, CEINGE–Advanced Biotechnology, s. c. a r. l., Naples, Italy

Arturo Cola

Affiliations Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, CEINGE–Advanced Biotechnology, s. c. a r. l., Naples, Italy

Chiara Piscopo

Affiliations Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, CEINGE–Advanced Biotechnology, s. c. a r. l., Naples, Italy

Marina Capuano

Affiliations Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, CEINGE–Advanced Biotechnology, s. c. a r. l., Naples, Italy

Martina Galatola

Affiliations Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Section of Pediatrics, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy

Luigi Greco

Affiliation Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Section of Pediatrics, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy

Lucia Sacchetti

sacchett@unina.it

Affiliation CEINGE–Advanced Biotechnology, s. c. a r. l., Naples, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LS NT. Performed the experiments: AC CP MC. Analyzed the data: MC MG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LS LG. Wrote the paper: LS NT.