About the Authors

Carol A. Gilchrist, Duza J. Baba, Christina B. Bousquet, Megan Leo, Ameilia Hochreiter, Sarah K. Connell, Barbara J. Mann, William A. Petri Jr
Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Yan Zhang, Oswald Crasta, Clive Evans, Bruno W. S. Sobral
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America

Elisabet Caler
J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

Barbara J. Mann, William A. Petri Jr
Department of Microbiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

William A. Petri Jr
Department of Pathology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

cg2p@virginia.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CAG WAPJ. Performed the experiments: CAG DJB CE CBB ML AH SKC. Analyzed the data: CAG YZ EC BJM WAPJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OC BWSS WAPJ. Wrote the paper: CAG BJM WAPJ.