About the Authors

Clarissa J. Nobile

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jeniel E. Nett

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Aaron D. Hernday

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Oliver R. Homann

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jean-Sebastien Deneault

Affiliation Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Andre Nantel

Affiliation Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

David R. Andes

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Alexander D. Johnson

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Aaron P. Mitchell

apm1@andrew.cmu.edu

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: CJN JEN ADH ORH AN DRA ADJ APM. Performed the experiments: CJN JEN JSD. Analyzed the data: CJN JEN ADH ORH AN DRA APM. Wrote the paper: CJN JEN ADH DRA ADJ APM.