About the Authors

Steve Simoneau

Affiliation Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Fontenay-aux-Roses, France

Human Rezaei

Affiliation Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Jouy-en-Josas, France

Nicole Salès

Affiliation Department of Infectology, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, United States of America

Gunnar Kaiser-Schulz

Affiliation Institute of Virology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Maxime Lefebvre-Roque

Affiliations Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Fontenay-aux-Roses, France , Department of Infectology, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, United States of America

Catherine Vidal

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Jean-Guy Fournier

Affiliation Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Fontenay-aux-Roses, France

Julien Comte

Affiliation Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Fontenay-aux-Roses, France

Franziska Wopfner

Affiliation Institute of Virology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Jeanne Grosclaude

Affiliation Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Jouy-en-Josas, France

Hermann Schätzl

Affiliation Institute of Virology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Corinne Ida Lasmézas

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: lasmezas@scripps.edu

Affiliation Department of Infectology, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SS and CIL conceived and designed the experiments and wrote the paper. SS, HR, NS, GKS, MLR, CV, JGF, JC, and FW performed the experiments. SS, JG, HS, and CIL analyzed the data. HR and HS contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools.