About the Authors

Pranav Danthi

pdanthi@indiana.edu (PD); terry.dermody@vanderbilt.edu (TSD)

Address Current address: Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America

Affiliations Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Caroline M. Coffey

Address Current address: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Affiliation Baker Institute for Animal Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

John S. L. Parker

Affiliation Baker Institute for Animal Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Ty W. Abel

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Terence S. Dermody

pdanthi@indiana.edu (PD); terry.dermody@vanderbilt.edu (TSD)

Affiliations Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PD JSLP TSD. Performed the experiments: PD CMC. Analyzed the data: PD TWA. Wrote the paper: PD TSD.