About the Authors

Dirk M. Reiter

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany

Johnna M. Frierson

Affiliations Departments of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Elizabeth E. Halvorson

Address Current address: Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America.

Affiliations Departments of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Takeshi Kobayashi

Address Current address: Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Affiliations Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Terence S. Dermody

thilo.stehle@uni-tuebingen.de (TS); terry.dermody@vanderbilt.edu (TSD)

Affiliations Departments of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Elizabeth B. Lamb Center for Pediatric Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Thilo Stehle

thilo.stehle@uni-tuebingen.de (TS); terry.dermody@vanderbilt.edu (TSD)

Affiliations Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DMR JMF TSD TS. Performed the experiments: DMR JMF EEH TK. Analyzed the data: DMR JMF EEH TK TSD TS. Wrote the paper: DMR JMF TSD TS.