About the Authors

Francesco Citiulo, Ilse D. Jacobsen, Pedro Miramón, Lydia Schild, Sascha Brunke, Bernhard Hube, Duncan Wilson
Department of Microbial Pathogenicity Mechanisms, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute (HKI), Jena, Germany

Sascha Brunke, Bernhard Hube
Center for Sepsis Control and Care, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany

Peter Zipfel
Department of Infection Biology, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute (HKI), Jena, Germany

Peter Zipfel, Bernhard Hube
Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany

Matthias Brock
Microbial Biochemistry and Physiology, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute (HKI), Jena, Germany

Corresponding Author

bernhard.hube@hki-jena.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FC MB BH DW. Performed the experiments: FC PM LS DW. Analyzed the data: FC IDJ SB DW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PZ MB. Wrote the paper: FC IDJ SB MB BH DW.