About the Authors

Patrick D. Olson, Lisa J. Kuechenmeister, Kelsi L. Anderson, Christelle M. Roux, Tami L. Lewis, John M. Morrison, Oluwatoyin A. Asojo, Paul M. Dunman
Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

Sonja Daily, Karen E. Beenken, Mark S. Smeltzer
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Michelle L. Reniere, Eric P. Skaar
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

William J. Weiss, Mark Pulse, Phung Nguyen, Jerry W. Simecka
Department of Molecular Biology and Immunology, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America

Khalid Sayood
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America

Paul M. Dunman
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Paul_Dunman@urmc.rochester.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JWS MSS EPS PMD. Performed the experiments: PDO LJK KLA SD KEB CMR MLR TLL WJW MP PN JMM OAA. Analyzed the data: PDO LJK KLA KEB WJW JMM KS MSS EPS PMD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OAA. Wrote the paper: PDO MSS EPS PMD.