About the Authors

Tan Nguyen

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine, South Bend, Indiana, United States of America

Audrey Rich

Affiliation Cancer Research and Treatment Center, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

Richard Dahl

richdahl@iupui.edu

Affiliations Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine, South Bend, Indiana, United States of America, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TN AR RD. Performed the experiments: TN AR RD. Analyzed the data: TN RD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TN AR RD. Wrote the paper: TN RD.