About the Authors

Cyprian C. Rossetto

Affiliation The Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Gregory Pari

gpari@medicine.nevada.edu

Affiliation The Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GP CCR. Performed the experiments: CCR. Analyzed the data: GP CCR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GP CCR. Wrote the paper: GP CCR.