About the Authors

Molly McAdow, Hwan Keun Kim, Andrea C. DeDent, Antoni P. A. Hendrickx, Olaf Schneewind, Dominique M. Missiakas
Department of Microbiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Corresponding Author

oschnee@bsd.uchicago.edu

Competing Interests

The authors declare a conflict of interests as inventors of patent applications that are related to the development of Staphylococcus aureus vaccines and are currently under commercial license.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MM HKK ACD APAH DMM OS. Performed the experiments: MM HKK APAH ACD. Analyzed the data: MM HKK ACD APAH DMM OS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MM HKK ACD APAH. Wrote the paper: MM ACD DMM OS.