About the Authors
- Shiki Takamura, Eiji Kajiwara, Sachiyo Tsuji-Kawahara, Tomoko Masumoto, Makoto Fujisawa, Maiko Kato, Tomomi Chikaishi, Yuri Kawasaki, Saori Kinoshita, Masaaki Miyazawa
- Department of Immunology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
- Manami Itoi
- Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Meiji University of Integrative Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
- Nobuo Sakaguchi
- Department of Immunology, Kumamoto University School of Medicine, Kumamoto, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: ST. Performed the experiments: ST EK STK TM MF MK TC YK SK. Analyzed the data: ST MM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ST EK MI NS MM. Wrote the paper: ST MM.