About the Authors

Catherine L. Kennedy

Address Current address: Monash Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Affiliation Australian Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Program, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Danielle J. Smith

Affiliations Australian Research Council Centre for Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Dena Lyras

Affiliation Australian Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Program, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Anjana Chakravorty

Affiliation Australian Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Program, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Julian I. Rood

julian.rood@med.monash.edu.au

Affiliations Australian Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Program, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, Australian Research Council Centre for Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CLK DJS DL AC JIR. Performed the experiments: CLK DJS AC. Analyzed the data: CLK DJS DL AC JIR. Wrote the paper: CLK DJS DL AC JIR.