About the Authors

Konstantin A. Tsetsarkin

Affiliation Institute for Human Infections and Immunity, Center for Tropical Diseases, and Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Scott C. Weaver

sweaver@utmb.edu

Affiliation Institute for Human Infections and Immunity, Center for Tropical Diseases, and Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KAT SCW. Performed the experiments: KAT. Analyzed the data: KAT SCW. Wrote the paper: KAT SCW.