About the Authors

Jason G. Smith, Glen R. Nemerow
Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Mariena Silvestry, Steffen Lindert, Phoebe L. Stewart
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Wuyuan Lu
Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

phoebe.stewart@vanderbilt.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JGS GRN PLS. Performed the experiments: JGS MS SL. Analyzed the data: JGS MS GRN PLS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WL. Wrote the paper: JGS GRN PLS.