About the Authors

Elsa N. Bou Ghanem
Grant S. Jones
Tanya Myers-Morales
Pooja D. Patil
Achmad N. Hidayatullah
Sarah E. F. D'Orazio


Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Molecular Genetics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ENBG SEFD. Performed the experiments: ENBG GSJ TMM PDP ANH. Analyzed the data: ENBG TMM SEFD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GSJ. Wrote the paper: ENBG SEFD.