About the Authors

Anuradha Kumar

Affiliation Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Allen Casey

Affiliation TB Discovery Research, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Joshua Odingo

Affiliation TB Discovery Research, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Edward A. Kesicki

Affiliation TB Discovery Research, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Garth Abrahams

Affiliation Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Michal Vieth

Affiliation Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, United States of America

Thierry Masquelin

Affiliation Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, United States of America

Valerie Mizrahi

Affiliation Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Philip A. Hipskind

Affiliation Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, United States of America

David R. Sherman

david.sherman@seattlebiomed.org (DRS); tanya.parish@idri.org (TP)

Affiliation Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Tanya Parish

david.sherman@seattlebiomed.org (DRS); tanya.parish@idri.org (TP)

Affiliation TB Discovery Research, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: This work was funded by the Lilly TB Drug Discovery Initiative (http://www.tbdrugdiscovery.org/) and funding was provided by Eli Lilly and Company. The following authors are employed by Eli Lilly & Company: Michal Vieth, Thierry Masquelin, and Philip A. Hipskind, each were involved in data collection, analysis and preparation of the manuscript as detailed in the authors' contribution. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AK AC JO EAK GA MV TM VM PAH DRS TP. Performed the experiments: AK AC JO EAK. Analyzed the data: AK AC JO EAK MV TM PAH DRS TP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AK AC JO EAK GA MV TM VM PAH DRS TP. Wrote the paper: AK AC MV DRS TP.