About the Authors

Cherilyn A. Elwell

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Defense Program, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Shaobo Jiang

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jung Hwa Kim

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Defense Program, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Albert Lee

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Torsten Wittmann

Affiliation Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Kentaro Hanada

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, National Institute of Infectious Disease, Tokyo, Japan

Paul Melancon

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Joanne N. Engel

Jengel@medicine.ucsf.edu

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Defense Program, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CAE JNE. Performed the experiments: CAE SJ AL. Analyzed the data: CAE JNE. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KH PM JK TW. Wrote the paper: CAE JNE.