About the Authors
- Sang-Uk Seo, Hyung-Joon Kwon, Hyun-Jeong Ko, Mi-Na Kweon
- Mucosal Immunology Section, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, South Korea
- Hyun-Jeong Ko
- Laboratory of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Pharmacy, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, South Korea
- Young-Ho Byun, Baik Lin Seong
- Department of Biotechnology, College of Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
- Satoshi Uematsu, Shizuo Akira
- Laboratory of Host Defense, World Premier International Immunology Frontier Research Center, and Department of Host Defense, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: S-U. Seo, M-N. Kweon. Performed the experiments: S-U. Seo, H-J Kwon, H-J. Ko, Y-H. Byun. Analyzed the data: S-U. Seo, H-J. Ko, B-L. Seong, S. Uematsu, S. Akira, M-N. Kweon. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: B-L. Seong, S. Uematsu, S. Akira. Wrote the paper: S-U. Seo, M-N. Kweon.