About the Authors
- Annie Pardo, Iliana Herrera
- Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico
- Kevin Gibson, Thomas J Richards, Yinke Yang, Naftali Kaminski
- The Dorothy P. and Richard P. Simmons Center for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Pulmonary Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
- José Cisneros, Carina Becerril, Victor Ruiz, Moisés Selman
- Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias, Mexico City, Mexico
- Samueal Yousem
- Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
AP, KG, SY, VR, MS, and NK designed the study. KG, JC, TJR, YY, CB, IH, VR, and NK performed experiments. AP, KG, JC, YY, SY, IH, VR, MS, and NK analyzed the data. AP, KG, MS, and NK enrolled patients. AP, KG, MS, and NK contributed to writing the paper.