About the Authors

Christian Grant, Unsong Oh, Kazunori Fugo, Norihiro Takenouchi, Caitlin Griffith, Karen Yao, Timothy E Newhook, Steven Jacobson
Viral Immunology Section, Neuroimmunology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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

Corresponding Author

jacobsons@ninds.nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

C. Grant, U. Oh, and S. Jacobson conceived and designed the experiments. C. Grant, U. Oh, K. Fugo, N. Takenouchi, C. Griffith, and T. E. Newhook performed the experiments. C. Grant, U. Oh, K. Fugo, N. Takenouchi, C. Griffith, K. Yao, and S. Jacobson analyzed the data. L. Ratner and S. Jacobson contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. C. Grant and S. Jacobson wrote the paper.