About the Authors

Mirco Schmolke, Balaji Manicassamy, Rong Hai, Zsuzsanna T. Varga, Benjamin G. Hale, John Steel, Adolfo García-Sastre
Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

Lindomar Pena, Troy Sutton, Daniel R. Pérez
Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

John Steel
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Rollins Research Center, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Adolfo García-Sastre
Institute of Global Health and Emerging Pathogens, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

Adolfo García-Sastre
Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

adolfo.garcia-sastre@mssm.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MS BM LP DRP AGS. Performed the experiments: MS BM LP TS RH BGH ZTV JS. Analyzed the data: MS LP DRP AGS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MS LP ZTV JS. Wrote the paper: MS BM LP RH ZTV BGH JS DRP AGS.