About the Authors

Cristina Vazquez-Mateo

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Justin Collins

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Sarah J. Goldberg

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation

Affiliation Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Maxx Lawson

Roles Data curation, Investigation

Affiliation Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jaileene Hernandez-Escalante

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation

Affiliations Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Hans Dooms

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

hdooms@bu.edu

Affiliations Arthritis Center, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.