About the Authors

Geoffrey O. Gillard

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Maytal Bivas-Benita

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Avi-Hai Hovav

Affiliations Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Institute of Dental Sciences, Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel

Lauren E. Grandpre

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Michael W. Panas

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Michael S. Seaman

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Barton F. Haynes

Affiliation Duke University School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Norman L. Letvin

nletvin@bidmc.harvard.edu

Affiliation Division of Viral Pathogenesis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GOG NLL. Performed the experiments: GOG MBB LEG MWP. Analyzed the data: GOG AHH MSS BFH NLL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MSS. Wrote the paper: GOG.