About the Authors

Laura D. Bauler, Mary X. D. O'Riordan
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Colin S. Duckett
Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Corresponding Author

oriordan@umich.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LDB MXDO. Performed the experiments: LDB. Analyzed the data: LDB MXDO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CD. Wrote the paper: LDB MXDO. Provided valuable intellectual discussion and expertise and comments on the manuscript: CD.