About the Authors

Bradley S. Barrett, Diana S. Smith, Kejun Guo, Mario L. Santiago
Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Sam X. Li, Mario L. Santiago
Department of Microbiology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Kim J. Hasenkrug
Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institutes for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

Mario L. Santiago
Department of Immunology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Corresponding Author

mario.santiago@ucdenver.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MLS BSB KJH. Performed the experiments: BSB MLS DSS SXL KG. Analyzed the data: MLS BSB KJH DSS SXL KG. Wrote the paper: MLS BSB KJH.