About the Authors

Nicholas Renzette, Bornali Bhattacharjee, Timothy F. Kowalik
Department of Microbiology and Physiological Systems, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jeffrey D. Jensen
Program in Bioinformatics & Integrative Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Laura Gibson
Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine, Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Timothy F. Kowalik
Immunology and Virology Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

timothy.kowalik@umassmed.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NR LG TFK. Performed the experiments: NR BB. Analyzed the data: NR BB JDJ TFK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NR JDJ LG. Wrote the paper: NR TFK.