About the Authors

Brian B. Gowen

brian.gowen@usu.edu

Affiliation Institute for Antiviral Research and Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Jane Ennis

Affiliation Defyrus Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Andrew Russell

Affiliation Institute for Antiviral Research and Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Eric J. Sefing

Affiliation Institute for Antiviral Research and Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Min-Hui Wong

Affiliation Institute for Antiviral Research and Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Jeffrey Turner

Affiliation Defyrus Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Competing Interests

JE and JT are employees of Defyrus, Inc., the manufacturer of DEF201. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials. All other authors declare no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BBG JE JT. Performed the experiments: AR EJS MW. Analyzed the data: BBG JE JT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JE JT. Wrote the paper: BBG JE.