About the Authors

Joppe W. R Hovius, Tom van der Poll
Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Joppe W. R Hovius, Tom van der Poll
Center for Infection and Immunity Amsterdam (CINIMA), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Marein A. W. P de Jong, Jeroen den Dunnen, Manja Litjens, Sonja I Gringhuis, Teunis B. H Geijtenbeek
Department of Molecular Cell Biology & Immunology, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Erol Fikrig
Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Corresponding Author

T.Geijtenbeek@VUMC.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

JWRH and MAWPJ conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. JD and ML performed experiments. EF and TVP contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. SIG and TBHG conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, and wrote the paper.