About the Authors

Rebecca M. DuBois

Contributed equally to this work with: Rebecca M. DuBois, Hassan Zaraket

Affiliations Department of Structural Biology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee United States of America, Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Hassan Zaraket

Contributed equally to this work with: Rebecca M. DuBois, Hassan Zaraket

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Muralidhar Reddivari

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Richard J. Heath

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Stephen W. White

Affiliations Department of Structural Biology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee United States of America, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Biochemistry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Charles J. Russell

charles.russell@stjude.org

Affiliations Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Biochemistry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HZ, RMD, SWW, CJR. Performed the experiments: HZ RMD. Analyzed the data: HZ RMD SWW CJR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MR RJH. Wrote the paper: HZ RMD SWW CJR.