About the Authors
- Kristina M. Michael, Tim Waterboer, Peter Sehr, Annette Rother, Ulrich Reidel, Ignacio G. Bravo, Jörg Schlehofer, Michael Pawlita
- Infection and Cancer Program, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany
- Heiner Boeing
- Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition (DIFE) Potsdam-Rehbrücke, Nuthetal, Germany
- Barbara C. Gärtner
- Institute for Virology, Saarland University Hospital Homburg, Homburg/Saar, Germany
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JS MP. Performed the experiments: KM TW. Analyzed the data: KM TW PS IB MP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KM TW PS AR UR HB IB BG. Wrote the paper: KM. Drafted the article: KM MP. Critically revised the article: TW PS AR UR HB IB JS BG MP.