About the Authors

Guido Ferrari, Georgia D. Tomaras, Kent J. Weinhold
Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Bette Korber, Sydeaka Watson
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Theoretical Division, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America

Nilu Goonetilleke, Michael K. P. Liu, Andrew J. McMichael
University of Oxford, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom

Emma L. Turnbull, Persephone Borrow
Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, The Jenner Institute, Newbury, United Kingdom

Jesus F. Salazar-Gonzalez
Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Natalie Hawkins, Steve Self
VID Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Sydeaka Watson
Departmental of Statistical Sciences, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, United States of America

Michael R. Betts
Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Cynthia Gay
Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Kara McGhee, Barton F. Haynes
Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Pierre Pellegrino, Ian Williams
Centre for Sexual Health & HIV Research, Mortimer Market Centre, London, United Kingdom

Georgia D. Tomaras, Barton F. Haynes, Kent J. Weinhold
Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Clive M. Gray
AIDS Research Unit, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Johannesburg, South Africa

Mario Roederer
Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

gflmp@duke.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GF BK NG MKPL ELT GDT BFH CMG PB MR AJM KJW. Performed the experiments: GF BK NG MKPL ELT JFSG. Analyzed the data: GF BK JFSG NH SS SW MRB MR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MRB CG KM PP IW MR. Wrote the paper: GF BK NG MKPL ELT CG KM PP IW GDT BFH CMG PB MR AJM KJW. Patient recruitment and management provision of clinical data: CG KM PP IW.