About the Authors

Marc Daigneault, Thushan I. De Silva, Martin A. Bewley, Julie A. Preston, Helen M. Marriott, Robert C. Read, Moira K. B. Whyte, David H. Dockrell
Department of Infection and Immunity, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Thushan I. De Silva, Robert C. Read, Moira K. B. Whyte, David H. Dockrell
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Andrea M. Mitchell, Timothy J. Mitchell
Institute of Microbiology and Infection, School of Immunity and Infection, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

d.h.dockrell@sheffield.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DHD. Performed the experiments: MD TID MAB AMM JAP HMM. Analyzed the data: MD MAB JAP HMM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AMM TJM RCR. Wrote the paper: MD DHD MKBW.