About the Authors

Mark Throsby, Edward van den Brink, Mandy Jongeneelen, Arjen Bakker, Freek Cox, Els van Deventer, Jan ter Meulen, John de Kruif, Jaap Goudsmit
Crucell Holland BV, Leiden, The Netherlands

Leo L. M. Poon, Yi Guan, Malik Peiris
Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

Philippe Alard, Ignace Lasters
Algonomics NV, Gent-Zwijnaarde, Belgium

Lisette Cornelissen
Central Veterinary Institute, Wageningen University, Lelystad, The Netherlands

Jindrich Cinatl
Institute for Medical Virology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Rita Carsetti
Laboratory of Cell Biology, Bambino Gesu Children's Research Hospital, Rome, Italy

Corresponding Author

j.goudsmit@crucell.com

Competing Interests

MT., EvdB, MJ, AB, FC, ED, JtM., JdK. and JG are employees of Crucell Holland BV. PA and IL are employees of Algonomics NV.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MT EvdB LLMP LC JtM RC JSMP JdK. Performed the experiments: EvdB MJ PA AB FC EvD. Analyzed the data: MT EvdB LLMP PA LC AB FC EvD JtM IL JSMP JdK JG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YG JC RC. Wrote the paper: MT JG.