About the Authors

Adeline M. Hajjar, Alicia S. Brasfield, Cathy S. Yam
Department of Comparative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Robert K. Ernst
Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Edgardo S. Fortuno III, Tobias R. Kollmann
Division of Infectious and Immunological Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Lindsay A. Newlon, Christopher B. Wilson
Department of Immunology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Samuel I. Miller
Departments of Medicine, Genome Sciences, and Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Corresponding Author

hajjar@uw.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AMH RKE ESF TRK SIM CBW. Performed the experiments: AMH ESF RKE ASB CSY LAN. Analyzed the data: AMH RKE ESF ASB CSY LAN TRK SIM CBW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AMH RKE ESF TRK. Wrote the paper: AMH RKE ESF ASB CSY LAN TRK SIM CBW.