About the Authors

Freda E. C. Jen

Contributed equally to this work with: Freda E. C. Jen, Matthew J. Warren

Affiliation Institute for Glycomics, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Matthew J. Warren

Contributed equally to this work with: Freda E. C. Jen, Matthew J. Warren

Affiliation School of Chemistry Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Benjamin L. Schulz

Affiliation School of Chemistry Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Peter M. Power

Affiliation Molecular Infectious Diseases Group, Department of Paediatrics, Weatherall Institute for Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

W. Edward Swords

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffery N. Weiser

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Michael A. Apicella

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Jennifer L. Edwards

jennifer.edwards@nationwidechildrens.org (JLE); m.jennings@griffith.edu.au (MPJ)

Jennifer L. Edwards and Michael P. Jennings are joint senior authors.

Affiliation The Center for Microbial Pathogenesis, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Michael P. Jennings

jennifer.edwards@nationwidechildrens.org (JLE); m.jennings@griffith.edu.au (MPJ)

Jennifer L. Edwards and Michael P. Jennings are joint senior authors.

Affiliation Institute for Glycomics, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FECJ MJW BLS WES JNW MAA JLE MPJ. Performed the experiments: FECJ MJW BLS WES PMP JNW MAA JLE MPJ. Analyzed the data: FECJ MJW BLS WES PMP JNW MAA JLE MPJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WES JNW MAA JLE MPJ. Wrote the paper: FECJ JLE MPJ.