About the Authors

Alicia Fajardo, Nadia Martínez-Martín, José L. Martínez
Departamento de Biotecnología Microbiana, Centro Nacional de Biotecnología, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Cantoblanco, Madrid, Spain

María Mercadillo, Juan C. Galán, Fernando Baquero, José L. Martínez
Unidad Asociada al Centro Nacional de Biotecnología, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) “Resistencia a los antibióticos y virulencia bacteriana”, Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain

Juan C. Galán, Fernando Baquero, José L. Martínez
CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública (CIBERESP), Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain

Juan C. Galán, Fernando Baquero
Departamento de Microbiología, Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain

Bart Ghysels, Sandra Matthijs, Pierre Cornelis
Laboratory of Microbial Interactions, Department of Molecular and Cellular Interactions, Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium

Lutz Wiehlmann, Burkhard Tümmler
Klinische Forschergruppe, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Corresponding Author

jlmtnez@cnb.uam.es

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JM. Performed the experiments: AF NM MM. Analyzed the data: JM AF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JM PC BT LW JG BG SM. Wrote the paper: JM PC BT FB.