About the Authors

Alexandra A. Lambert

Affiliation Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec-CHUL, Québec, Canada

Michaël Imbeault

Affiliation Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec-CHUL, Québec, Canada

Caroline Gilbert

michel.j.tremblay@crchul.ulaval.ca (MJT); caroline.gilbert@crchul.ulaval.ca (CG)

Affiliations Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec-CHUL, Québec, Canada, Département de Microbiologie-Infectiologie et Immunologie, Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Michel J. Tremblay

michel.j.tremblay@crchul.ulaval.ca (MJT); caroline.gilbert@crchul.ulaval.ca (CG)

Affiliations Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec-CHUL, Québec, Canada, Département de Microbiologie-Infectiologie et Immunologie, Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AAL CG MJT. Performed the experiments: AAL. Analyzed the data: AAL MI CG MJT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MI. Wrote the paper: AAL CG MJT.