About the Authors

Stephen C. Graham, René Assenberg, Anil Verma, Raymond J. Owens, David I. Stuart, Jonathan M. Grimes
Division of Structural Biology and Oxford Protein Production Facility, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Olivier Delmas, Alireza Gholami, Chiraz Talbi, Hervé Bourhy
UPRE Lyssavirus Dynamics and Host Adaptation, WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Rabies, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

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Author Contributions

Wrote the paper: SCG. Collected diffraction data, solved and refined the structures, and performed analytical gel filtration: SCG. Expressed, purified and crystallized LBV and VSVNJ M, and subcloned LBV M: RA. Cloned LBV and VSVNJ M: OD. Purified LBV M: AV. Cloned truncated LBV M: AG. Sequenced lyssavirus M genes: CT. Designed the experiments, interpreted the results and revised the manuscript: SCG RA OD AV AG CT RJO DIS JMG HB.