About the Authors

Merlin Luetke-Eversloh

Affiliation Innate Immunity, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Quirin Hammer

Affiliation Innate Immunity, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Pawel Durek

Affiliations Experimental Rheumatology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany, Cell Biology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Karl Nordström

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany

Gilles Gasparoni

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany

Matthias Pink

Affiliation Experimental Rheumatology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Alf Hamann

Affiliation Experimental Rheumatology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Jörn Walter

Affiliation Department of Genetics, University of Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany

Hyun-Dong Chang

Affiliation Cell Biology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Jun Dong

Affiliation Cell Biology, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Chiara Romagnani

romagnani@drfz.de

Affiliation Innate Immunity, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum - A Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MLE CR. Performed the experiments: MLE QH GG KN PD. Analyzed the data: MLE QH KN PD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MP AH HDC JD JW. Wrote the paper: MLE CR. Interpreted data: MP AH CR HDC JW.