About the Authors

Ying-Jie Lu, Jane Gross, Debby Bogaert, Amit Srivastava, Sophie Forte, Porter W. Anderson, Richard Malley
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jane Gross
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Debby Bogaert, Claudette M. Thompson, Marc Lipsitch
Departments of Epidemiology and Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Adam Finn, Linda Bagrade, Qibo Zhang
Departments of Clinical Sciences at South Bristol, Academic Unit of Child Health, and of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Jay K. Kolls
Division of Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Anna Lundgren
Göteborg University Vaccine Research Institute (GUVAX), Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Biomedicine, Göteborg University, Sweden

Kathleen F. Harney
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

richard.malley@childrens.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YJL JG DB AF LB QZ JKK AS AL CMT KFH PWA ML RM. Performed the experiments: YJL JG DB AF LB QZ AS AL SF CMT PWA ML RM. Analyzed the data: YJL JG DB AF LB QZ JKK AS AL SF CMT PWA ML RM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YJL DB JKK KFH RM. Wrote the paper: PWA ML RM.