About the Authors

Víctor Casanova, Isaac Naval-Macabuhay, Carme Lluis, Josefa Mallol, Rafael Franco, Peter J. McCormick
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Marta Massanella, Julià Blanco
Fundació irsiCaixa-HIVACAT, Institut d’Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain

Marta Rodríguez-García
Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Dartmouth Medical School Lebanon, Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States of America

José M. Gatell, Felipe García, Teresa Gallart, Núria Climent
Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS)-AIDS Research Group, and Catalonian Center for HIV Vaccines (HIVACAT), Barcelona, Spain

Felipe García
Infectious Diseases and AIDS Unit, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Teresa Gallart
Service of Immunology, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Corresponding Author

pmccormick@ub.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VC INM MRG JB TG CL NC PJM. Performed the experiments: VC INM MRG MM. Analyzed the data: VC INM JB FG TG CL NC PJM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMG FG JB JM RF. Wrote the paper: VC CL PJM.