About the Authors

Eveline Snelders, Henrich A. L van der Lee, Judith Kuijpers, Anthonius J. M. M Rijs, Willem J. G Melchers, Paul E Verweij
Department of Medical Microbiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Eveline Snelders, Henrich A. L van der Lee, Judith Kuijpers, Anthonius J. M. M Rijs, Willem J. G Melchers, Paul E Verweij
Nijmegen Institute for Infectious Diseases, Inflammation and Immunity, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

János Varga, Robert A Samson
Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS), Fungal Biodiversity Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands

János Varga
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged, Hungary

Emilia Mellado
Servicio de Micologia, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain

A. Rogier T Donders
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

p.verweij@mmb.umcn.nl

Competing Interests

PV: Consultant, Merck, Pfizer; research grant, Cephalon, Schering-Plough, Pfizer, Merck, Basilea; speaker's bureau: Gilead, Merck, Schering-Plough. Other authors: no competing interests declared.

Author Contributions

RAS, WJGM, and PEV designed the study. ES, HALvdL, JK, AJMMR, JV, and EM collected data or did experiments for the study. ES, JV, ARTD, WJGM, and PEV analyzed the data. ES wrote the first draft of the paper. RAS, ARTD, WJGM, and PEV contributed to writing the paper.