About the Authors

Sélène Ferrari

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University of Lausanne and University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Françoise Ischer

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University of Lausanne and University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

David Calabrese

Address Current address: Selexis SA, Plan-les-Ouates/Geneva, Switzerland

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University of Lausanne and University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Brunella Posteraro

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

Maurizio Sanguinetti

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

Giovanni Fadda

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

Bettina Rohde

Affiliation GATC Biotech AG, Konstanz, Germany

Christopher Bauser

Affiliation GATC Biotech AG, Konstanz, Germany

Oliver Bader

Affiliation Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Universitätskliniken Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

Dominique Sanglard

dominique.sanglard@chuv.ch

Affiliation Institute of Microbiology, University of Lausanne and University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SF MS DS. Performed the experiments: SF FI DC BP MS BR CB. Analyzed the data: SF BP MS BR CB DS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GF OB. Wrote the paper: SF DS.