About the Authors

Kirsten I. Bos, Johannes Krause
Institute for Archeological Sciences, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Kirsten I. Bos
Laboratoire de Paléoanthropologie, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

Philip Stevens, Kay Nieselt
Center for Bioinformatics, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Hendrik N. Poinar
McMaster Ancient DNA Centre, Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Hendrik N. Poinar
Michael DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Sharon N. DeWitte
University of South Carolina, Departments of Anthropology and Biological Sciences, Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KIB JK KN HNP. Performed the experiments: PS JK KN. Analyzed the data: KIB KN JK. Wrote the paper: KIB JK. Provided constructive comments on the manuscript: SND HNP.