About the Authors

Joy Loh

Contributed equally to this work with: Joy Loh, Qiulong Huang

Affiliation Departments of Pathology and Immunology and Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Qiulong Huang

Contributed equally to this work with: Joy Loh, Qiulong Huang

Affiliation Pharmaceutical Discovery Division, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois, United States of America

Andrew M Petros

Affiliation Pharmaceutical Discovery Division, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois, United States of America

David Nettesheim

Affiliation Pharmaceutical Discovery Division, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois, United States of America

Linda F. van Dyk

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Lucia Labrada

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, United States of America

Samuel H Speck

Affiliation Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Yerkes Regional Primate Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Beth Levine

Affiliation Departments of Internal Medicine and Microbiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Edward T Olejniczak

These authors are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliation Pharmaceutical Discovery Division, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois, United States of America

Herbert W Virgin IV

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: virgin@wustl.edu

These authors are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliation Departments of Pathology and Immunology and Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

All authors participated in conception and design of the experiments. JL, QH, LFvD, and LL performed the experiments. All authors participated in analysis of the data. JL, QH, BL, ETO, and HWV wrote the paper.