About the Authors

Marina Aspholm, Finn Erik Aas, Åshild Vik, Raimonda Viburiene, Michael Koomey
Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Marina Aspholm, Finn Erik Aas, Åshild Vik, Raimonda Viburiene, Tone Tønjum, Michael Koomey
Centre for Molecular Biology and Neuroscience, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Odile B. Harrison, Martin C. J. Maiden
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Diana Quinn, James Moir
Department of Biology (Area 10), University of York, Heslington, York, United Kingdom

Tone Tønjum
Institute of Microbiology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Corresponding Author

j.m.koomey@imbv.uio.no

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MA FEA OBH JM MCJM MK. Performed the experiments: MA FEA OBH DQ RV. Analyzed the data: MA FEA OBH DQ RV JM MCJM MK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ÅV TT JM MCJM MK. Wrote the paper: MA FEA OBH TT JM MCJM MK.