About the Authors

Amit Singh

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Centers for Free Radical Biology, AIDS Research, and Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

David K. Crossman

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Centers for Free Radical Biology, AIDS Research, and Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Deborah Mai

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Centers for Free Radical Biology, AIDS Research, and Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Loni Guidry

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Centers for Free Radical Biology, AIDS Research, and Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Martin I. Voskuil

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Matthew B. Renfrow

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Adrie J. C. Steyn

asteyn@uab.edu

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Centers for Free Radical Biology, AIDS Research, and Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AS MIV AJS. Performed the experiments: AS DKC DM LG MBR. Analyzed the data: AS DKC DM LG MIV MBR AJS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MBR. Wrote the paper: AS DKC DM LG MIV AJS.