About the Authors

Damien Portevin

dportev@nimr.mrc.ac.uk

Affiliation Mycobacterial Research Division, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Sébastien Gagneux

Affiliations Mycobacterial Research Division, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom, Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Iñaki Comas

Affiliation Mycobacterial Research Division, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Douglas Young

Affiliation Mycobacterial Research Division, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DP SG DY. Performed the experiments: DP. Analyzed the data: DP SG IC DY. Wrote the paper: DP SG IC DY.