About the Authors

Jörn E. Schmitz

Contributed equally to this work with: Jörn E. Schmitz, Roland C. Zahn

jschmitz@bidmc.harvard.edu (JES); vhirsch@niaid.nih.gov (VMH)

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Roland C. Zahn

Contributed equally to this work with: Jörn E. Schmitz, Roland C. Zahn

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Charles R. Brown

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, United States of America

Melisa D. Rett

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Ming Li

Affiliation Laboratory for AIDS Vaccine Research and Development, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Haili Tang

Affiliation Laboratory for AIDS Vaccine Research and Development, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Sarah Pryputniewicz

Affiliation Division of Immunology, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

Russell A. Byrum

Affiliation Division of Clinical Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Amitinder Kaur

Affiliation Division of Immunology, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

David C. Montefiori

Affiliation Laboratory for AIDS Vaccine Research and Development, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Jonathan S. Allan

Affiliation Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, Texas, United States of America

Simoy Goldstein

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, United States of America

Vanessa M. Hirsch

jschmitz@bidmc.harvard.edu (JES); vhirsch@niaid.nih.gov (VMH)

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JES RCZ JSA VMH. Performed the experiments: RCZ CRB MDR ML HT SP RAB AK DCM SG. Analyzed the data: JES RCZ CRB MDR ML HT SP RAB AK DCM JSA SG VMH. Wrote the paper: JES RCZ VMH.