About the Authors

Michaela Petter

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Chin Chin Lee

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Timothy J. Byrne

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Katja E. Boysen

Address Current address: Department of Parasitology, Max-Planck-Institute of Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Jennifer Volz

Affiliation The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, Australia

Stuart A. Ralph

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bio21 Molecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Alan F. Cowman

Affiliations The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, Australia, Department of Medical Biology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Graham V. Brown

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Michael F. Duffy

mduffy@unimelb.edu.au

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MP MFD. Performed the experiments: MP CCL TJB KEB JV SAR MFD. Analyzed the data: MP MFD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MP JV SAR AFC GVB MFD. Wrote the paper: MP GVB MFD.