About the Authors

Som Gowda Nanjappa

Affiliation The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Erika Heninger

Affiliation The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Marcel Wüthrich

Affiliation The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

David Joseph Gasper

Affiliation The Department of Pathobiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Bruce S. Klein

bsklein@wisc.edu

Affiliations The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America, The Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America, The Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SGN MW BK. Performed the experiments: SGN EH MW DG. Analyzed the data: SGN EH MW DG BK. Wrote the paper: SGN BK.