About the Authors

Johnna D. Wesley

Contributed equally to this work with: Johnna D. Wesley, Marlowe S. Tessmer

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Graduate Program in Pathobiology, Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Marlowe S. Tessmer

Contributed equally to this work with: Johnna D. Wesley, Marlowe S. Tessmer

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Graduate Program in Pathobiology, Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Deanna Chaukos

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Graduate Program in Pathobiology, Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Laurent Brossay

Laurent_Brossay@brown.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Graduate Program in Pathobiology, Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JDW MST LB. Performed the experiments: JDW MST DC LB. Analyzed the data: JDW MST DC LB. Wrote the paper: JDW MST LB.