About the Authors

Benjamin P. Howden, Christopher R. E. McEvoy, Kyra Chua, Vicki Bennett-Wood, Jessica L. Porter, Roy Robins-Browne, Timothy P. Stinear
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Benjamin P. Howden, Wei Gao
Austin Centre for Infection Research (ACIR), Infectious Diseases Department, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

Benjamin P. Howden
Microbiology Department, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

Benjamin P. Howden, David L. Allen, Kyra Chua, Wei Gao, John K. Davies, Timothy P. Stinear
Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Paul F. Harrison, Torsten Seemann
Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Jan Bell
SA Pathology, Womens and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Geoffrey Coombs
Microbiology Department, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Corresponding Author

Benjamin.Howden@austin.org.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BPH TPS JKD. Performed the experiments: BPH CREM DLA KC WG JB GC VBW JLP. Analyzed the data: BPH PFH TS TPS CREM RRB JKD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RRB PFH TS. Wrote the paper: BPH CREM TPS. Designed software used for analysis: TS PFH.