About the Authors

Nahid Karami

Affiliation Department of Clinical Microbiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of the University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden

Lisa Helldal

Affiliation Department of Clinical Microbiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of the University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden

Christina Welinder-Olsson

Affiliation Department of Clinical Microbiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of the University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden

Christina Åhrén

Affiliations Department of Clinical Microbiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of the University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden, Infection Control, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and The Swedish Strategic Programme against Antibiotic Resistance (STRAMA), Västra Götaland Region, Göteborg, Sweden

Edward R. B. Moore

erbmoore@ccug.se

Affiliation Department of Clinical Microbiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of the University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NK CÅ EM. Performed the experiments: NK LH. Analyzed the data: NK LH CW-O CÅ EM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CW-O CÅ EM. Wrote the paper: NK LH CW-O CÅ EM.