About the Authors

Clarissa J. Nobile, Aaron P. Mitchell
Department of Microbiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Clarissa J. Nobile, Aaron D. Hernday, Oliver R. Homann, Alexander D. Johnson
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jeniel E. Nett, David R. Andes
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Jean-Sebastien Deneault, Andre Nantel
Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Aaron P. Mitchell
Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Corresponding Author

apm1@andrew.cmu.edu

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.