About the Authors

Jeffrey A. Anderson, Li-Hua Ping, Cassandra B. Jabara, Leslie Arney, Laura Kincer, Yuyang Tang, Irving Hoffman, Susan Fiscus, Myron S. Cohen, Ronald Swanstrom
UNC Center for AIDS Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffrey A. Anderson, Irving Hoffman, Susan Fiscus, Myron S. Cohen
Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffrey A. Anderson, Li-Hua Ping, Cassandra B. Jabara, Leslie Arney, Laura Kincer, Yuyang Tang, Ronald Swanstrom
Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Oliver Dibben, Persephone Borrow
The Edward Jenner Institute for Vaccine Research, Compton, Berkshire, United Kingdom

Cassandra B. Jabara, Corbin D. Jones
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Marcia Hobbs, Susan Fiscus, Myron S. Cohen, Ronald Swanstrom
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Peter Kazembe
Baylor Pediatric Center of Excellence, Lilongwe, Malawi

Ronald Swanstrom
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

risunc@med.unc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JAA LHP OD IH PK PB MSC RS. Performed the experiments: LHP OD LA LK YT RS. Analyzed the data: JAA LHP OD CBJ LK MH CDJ PB SF RS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JAA OD CBJ MH IH PK CDJ PB SF MSC. Wrote the paper: JAA LHP RS. Performed the cytokine and chemokine analyses and helped develop the model in Figure 5: OD PB. Performed all viral RNA load assays and managed the sample repository: SF.