About the Authors

Jeongmin Song, Matthew J Duncan, Soman N Abraham
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Guojie Li, Soman N Abraham
Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Cheryl Chan
Program in Cell and Molecular Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Richard Grady
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Ann Stapleton
Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Soman N Abraham
Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

soman.abraham@duke.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

JS, MJD, and SNA conceived and designed the experiments. JS and CC performed the experiments. JS, MJD, and SNA analyzed the data. GL, RG, and AS contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. JS and SNA wrote the paper.