About the Authors

Oscar A Negrete, Mike C Wolf, Hector C Aguilar, Stephen V Su, Benhur Lee
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Sven Enterlein, Ramon Flick
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Wei Wang
Department of Medicine-Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Elke Mühlberger
Institute for Virology, Philipps-University Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Andrea Bertolotti-Ciarlet
Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Benhur Lee
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Benhur Lee
UCLA AIDS Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

bleebhl@ucla.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

OAN and BL conceived and designed the experiments. OAN, MCW, SE, WW, and SVS performed the experiments and analyzed the data. OAN, HCA, EM, ABC, and RF contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. OAN and BL wrote the paper.