About the Authors

Yoshitomo Morinaga

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

y-morina@nagasaki-u.ac.jp

Affiliations Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Yuki Take

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Daisuke Sasaki

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Methodology

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Kenji Ota

Roles Methodology, Resources, Validation

Affiliations Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Norihito Kaku

Roles Resources, Validation

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Naoki Uno

Roles Data curation

Affiliations Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Kei Sakamoto

Roles Project administration, Supervision

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Kosuke Kosai

Roles Supervision

Affiliations Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Taiga Miyazaki

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Infectious Diseases, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Hiroo Hasegawa

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Koichi Izumikawa

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan, Department of Infectious Diseases, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Hiroshi Mukae

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Katsunori Yanagihara

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.