About the Authors

Emiley A. Eloe-Fadrosh

Affiliation Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Monica A. McArthur

Affiliation Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Anna M. Seekatz

Affiliation Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Elliott F. Drabek

Affiliation Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

David A. Rasko

Affiliations Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Marcelo B. Sztein

Contributed equally to this work with: Marcelo B. Sztein, Claire M. Fraser

Affiliation Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Claire M. Fraser

Contributed equally to this work with: Marcelo B. Sztein, Claire M. Fraser

cmfraser@som.umaryland.edu

Affiliations Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DAR CMF MBS. Performed the experiments: EAEF MAM AMS EFD. Analyzed the data: EAEF MAM AMS EFD DAR MBS CMF. Wrote the paper: EAEF MAM AMS DAR MBS CMF.