About the Authors

Marie Plourde, Adriano Coelho, Gaétan Roy, Marc Ouellette
Centre de Recherche en Infectiologie du Centre de Recherche du CHUQ and Département de Microbiologie, Immunologie et Infectiologie, Faculté de Médecine, Université Laval, Québec, Québec, Canada

Yoav Keynan, Ethan Rubinstein
Laboratory of Viral Immunology, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Oscar E. Larios
Department of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine, Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Momar Ndao
National Reference Center for Parasitology, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital/Research Institute, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Annie Ruest
Pavillon Hôtel-Dieu du CHUQ, Québec, Canada

Corresponding Author

marc.ouellette@crchul.ulaval.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MP AC MO. Performed the experiments: MP AC GR. Analyzed the data: MP AC MO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YK OEL MN AR ER. Wrote the paper: MP MO.