About the Authors

Nuria Izquierdo-Useros

nizquierdo@irsicaixa.es (NI-U); hans-georg.kraeusslich@med.uni-heidelberg.de (H-GK); jmpicado@irsicaixa.es (JM-P)

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Maier Lorizate

Contributed equally to this work with: Maier Lorizate, Maria C. Puertas, Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata, Nadine Zangger

Address Current address: Unidad de Biofisica (CSIC-UPV/EHU) and Departamento de Bioquímica, Universidad del Pais Vasco, Bilbao, Spain

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Maria C. Puertas

Contributed equally to this work with: Maier Lorizate, Maria C. Puertas, Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata, Nadine Zangger

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata

Contributed equally to this work with: Maier Lorizate, Maria C. Puertas, Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata, Nadine Zangger

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Nadine Zangger

Contributed equally to this work with: Maier Lorizate, Maria C. Puertas, Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata, Nadine Zangger

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital Center and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Elina Erikson

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Maria Pino

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Itziar Erkizia

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Bärbel Glass

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Bonaventura Clotet

Affiliation AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Oliver T. Keppler

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Amalio Telenti

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital Center and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Hans-Georg Kräusslich

nizquierdo@irsicaixa.es (NI-U); hans-georg.kraeusslich@med.uni-heidelberg.de (H-GK); jmpicado@irsicaixa.es (JM-P)

H-GK and JM-P are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Javier Martinez-Picado

nizquierdo@irsicaixa.es (NI-U); hans-georg.kraeusslich@med.uni-heidelberg.de (H-GK); jmpicado@irsicaixa.es (JM-P)

H-GK and JM-P are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliations AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain, Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: A patent application based on this work has been filed (EP11382392.6, 2011). The authors declare that no other competing financial interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: NI-U ML JM-P H-GK. Performed the experiments: NI-U ML MCP MTR-P NZ EE MP BG IE. Analyzed the data: NI-U ML MCP MTR-P NZ EE MP BG IE OK AT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BC. Wrote the paper: NI-U JM-P H-GK.