About the Authors

Krishnaraj Rajalingam

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Manu Sharma

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Nicole Paland

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Robert Hurwitz

Affiliation Biochemistry/Protein Purification Core Facility, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Oliver Thieck

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Monique Oswald

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Nikolaus Machuy

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Thomas Rudel

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: rudel@mpiib-berlin.mpg.de

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

KR, MS, and TR conceived and designed the experiments. KR, MS, NP, OT, and MO performed the experiments. KR, MS, NP, RH, OT, MO, NM, and TR analyzed the data. RH and NM contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. KR and TR wrote the paper.