About the Authors

Nuria Izquierdo-Useros, Maria C. Puertas, Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata, Maria Pino, Itziar Erkizia, Bonaventura Clotet, Javier Martinez-Picado
AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain

Maier Lorizate, Elina Erikson, Bärbel Glass, Oliver T. Keppler, Hans-Georg Kräusslich
Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Nadine Zangger, Amalio Telenti
Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital Center and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Javier Martinez-Picado
Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

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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.