About the Authors

H. Deborah Chen

Current address: Section of Microbial Pathogenesis, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Mollie W. Jewett

Current address: Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Eduardo A. Groisman

eduardo.groisman@yale.edu

Current address: Section of Microbial Pathogenesis, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Affiliations Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HDC MWJ EAG. Performed the experiments: HDC MWJ. Analyzed the data: HDC MWJ EAG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HDC MWJ. Wrote the paper: HDC EAG.