About the Authors

Marina Tiemi Shio

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Centre for the Study of Host Resistance, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Stephanie C. Eisenbarth

Affiliations Department of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Myriam Savaria

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Centre for the Study of Host Resistance, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Adrien F. Vinet

Affiliation Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique-Institut Armand-Frappier, Laval, Quebec, Canada

Marie-Josée Bellemare

Affiliations Department of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Centre for the Study of Host Resistance, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, Department of Chemistry, McGill University, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Kenneth W. Harder

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Fayyaz S. Sutterwala

Affiliation Inflammation Program, Department of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

D. Scott Bohle

Affiliation Department of Chemistry, McGill University, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Albert Descoteaux

Affiliation Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique-Institut Armand-Frappier, Laval, Quebec, Canada

Richard A. Flavell

Affiliations Department of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Martin Olivier

martin.olivier@mcgill.ca

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Centre for the Study of Host Resistance, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MTS MO. Performed the experiments: MTS SCE MS AFV. Analyzed the data: MTS SCE AFV AD MO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MJB KWH FSS DSB AD RAF. Wrote the paper: MTS SCE AD RAF MO.