About the Authors
- Michael Roth, Jun Zhong, Celine Zumkeller, Chong Teck S’ng, Stephanie Goulet
- Pulmonary Cell Research, Department Biomedicine, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
- Michael Roth, Michael Tamm
- Pneumology, Department Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Michael Tamm received an unrestricted research grant from Novartis. There are no patents, products in development or marketed products to declare. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials, as detailed online in the guide for authors.
Conceived and designed the experiments: MR MT. Performed the experiments: MR JZ SG CZ. Analyzed the data: MR CTS MT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MT. Wrote the paper: MR CTS MT.