About the Authors

Sélène Ferrari, Françoise Ischer, David Calabrese, Dominique Sanglard
Institute of Microbiology, University of Lausanne and University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Brunella Posteraro, Maurizio Sanguinetti, Giovanni Fadda
Institute of Microbiology, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

Bettina Rohde, Christopher Bauser
GATC Biotech AG, Konstanz, Germany

Oliver Bader
Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Universitätskliniken Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

Corresponding Author

dominique.sanglard@chuv.ch

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.