About the Authors

Raquel Conde-Álvarez

Contributed equally to this work with: Raquel Conde-Álvarez, Vilma Arce-Gorvel, Ignacio Moriyón, Jean-Pierre Gorvel

Affiliations Institute for Tropical Health and Departamento de Microbiología y Parasitología, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, Focal Area Infection Biology, Biozentrum of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Vilma Arce-Gorvel

Contributed equally to this work with: Raquel Conde-Álvarez, Vilma Arce-Gorvel, Ignacio Moriyón, Jean-Pierre Gorvel

Affiliation Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy (CIML), Aix-Marseille University UM2 Marseille France, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) U1104 Marseille France, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) UMR7280 Marseille France

Maite Iriarte

Affiliation Institute for Tropical Health and Departamento de Microbiología y Parasitología, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

Mateja Manček-Keber

Affiliation Department of Biotechnology, National Institute of Chemistry, Hajdrihova, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Elías Barquero-Calvo

Affiliation Programa de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica

Leyre Palacios-Chaves

Affiliation Institute for Tropical Health and Departamento de Microbiología y Parasitología, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

Carlos Chacón-Díaz

Affiliation Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

Esteban Chaves-Olarte

Affiliations Programa de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

Anna Martirosyan

Affiliation Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy (CIML), Aix-Marseille University UM2 Marseille France, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) U1104 Marseille France, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) UMR7280 Marseille France

Kristine von Bargen

Affiliation Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy (CIML), Aix-Marseille University UM2 Marseille France, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) U1104 Marseille France, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) UMR7280 Marseille France

María-Jesús Grilló

Affiliation Instituto de Agrobiotecnología CSIC-UPNA-Gobierno de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

Roman Jerala

Affiliation Department of Biotechnology, National Institute of Chemistry, Hajdrihova, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Klaus Brandenburg

Affiliation Forschungzentrum Borstel, Borstel, Germany

Enrique Llobet

Affiliation Laboratory Microbial Patogénesis, Fundación Investigación Sanitaria Illes Balears-CSIC, Bunyola, Spain

José A. Bengoechea

Affiliation Laboratory Microbial Patogénesis, Fundación Investigación Sanitaria Illes Balears-CSIC, Bunyola, Spain

Edgardo Moreno

Affiliations Programa de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica, Instituto Clodomiro Picado, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

Ignacio Moriyón

Contributed equally to this work with: Raquel Conde-Álvarez, Vilma Arce-Gorvel, Ignacio Moriyón, Jean-Pierre Gorvel

Affiliation Institute for Tropical Health and Departamento de Microbiología y Parasitología, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

Jean-Pierre Gorvel

Contributed equally to this work with: Raquel Conde-Álvarez, Vilma Arce-Gorvel, Ignacio Moriyón, Jean-Pierre Gorvel

gorvel@ciml.univ-mrs.fr

Affiliation Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy (CIML), Aix-Marseille University UM2 Marseille France, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) U1104 Marseille France, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) UMR7280 Marseille France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JPG IM EM RJ JAB MI. Performed the experiments: RCA VAG EBC LPC CCD ECO AM MJG KB EL KVB MMK. Analyzed the data: RCA VAG EBC LPC CCD ECO AM MJG KB EL JPG IM EM RJ JAB MI KVB MMK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RCA VAG EBC LPC AM MJG KB EL. Wrote the paper: JPG IM.