About the Authors

Bertram Bengsch, Bianca Seigel, Martin Kuntz, Hubert E. Blum, Robert Thimme
Department of Medicine II, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Bertram Bengsch, Bianca Seigel
Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine (SGBM), University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Bertram Bengsch, Bianca Seigel
Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Marianne Ruhl, Jörg Timm
Department of Virology, University of Essen, Essen, Germany

Hanspeter Pircher
Department of Immunology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Corresponding Author

Robert.Thimme@uniklinik-freiburg.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BB BS JT RT. Performed the experiments: BB BS MR MK. Analyzed the data: BB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JT HEB HP RT. Wrote the paper: BB RT.