About the Authors

Erika Hertzén

Affiliation Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Linda Johansson

Affiliation Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Rita Kansal

Affiliation The Cincinnati A Medical Center and the Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Alexander Hecht

Affiliation Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Samira Dahesh

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Marton Janos

Affiliation Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Victor Nizet

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Malak Kotb

Affiliation The Cincinnati A Medical Center and the Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Anna Norrby-Teglund

anna.norrby-teglund@ki.se

Affiliation Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EH VN MK ANT. Performed the experiments: EH LJ RK AH SD MJ. Analyzed the data: EH LJ RK MJ ANT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RK MK SD VN. Wrote the paper: EH LJ VN MK ANT.