About the Authors

Chad E. Mire

Affiliations Galveston National Laboratory, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Andrew D. Miller

Affiliations Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Comparative Pathology, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

Angela Carville

Affiliations Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pathology, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

Susan V. Westmoreland

Affiliations Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Comparative Pathology, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

Joan B. Geisbert

Affiliations Galveston National Laboratory, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Keith G. Mansfield

Affiliations Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Primate Resources, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, United States of America

Heinz Feldmann

Affiliation Laboratory of Virology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

Lisa E. Hensley

lisa.hensley@us.army.mil

Affiliation Virology Division, U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland, United States of America

Thomas W. Geisbert

Affiliations Galveston National Laboratory, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: HF and TWG are named on patent applications for VSV-based vaccines for Ebola and Marburg viruses.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CEM AC KGM LEH TWG. Performed the experiments: CEM ADM AC. Analyzed the data: CEM ADM AC SVW JBG KGM HF LEH TWG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CEM ADM AC SVW JBG KGM HF LEH TWG. Wrote the paper: CEM ADM TWG.