About the Authors

Xiaozhen Liang, Clinton R. Paden, Francine M. Morales, Ryan P. Powers, Joshy Jacob, Samuel H. Speck
Emory Vaccine Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Xiaozhen Liang, Joshy Jacob, Samuel H. Speck
Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Clinton R. Paden, Ryan P. Powers
Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis Graduate Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Francine M. Morales
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Graduate Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

sspeck@emory.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: XL CRP JJ RPP SHS. Performed the experiments: XL CRP FMM RPP. Analyzed the data: XL CRP RPP JJ SHS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FMM CRP RPP JJ. Wrote the paper: XL CRP JJ SHS.