About the Authors

John Archer, David L. Robertson
Computational and Evolutionary Biology, Faculty of Life Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Jan Weber
Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Prague, Czech Republic

Kenneth Henry, Richard Gibson, Eric J. Arts
Division of Infectious Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Dane Winner, Miguel E. Quiñones-Mateu
Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Lawrence Lee, Ellen Paxinos
Pacific Biosciences, Menlo Park, California, United States of America

Larry Mimms
Quidel Corporation, San Diego, California, United States of America

Miguel E. Quiñones-Mateu
University Hospital Translational Laboratory, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Corresponding Author

meq@case.edu

Competing Interests

JA, JW, KH, DW, RG, EJA, DLR, and MEQ-M report no conflict of interest. LL and EP are employed by Pacific Biosciences. LM is employed by Quidel Corporation. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MEQ-M LM. Performed the experiments: JW KH DW RG LL. Analyzed the data: JA DLR MEQ-M. Wrote the paper: MEQ-M. Provided access to material, technology and critical advice: EP EJA LM.