About the Authors

Sarah E. Boyce

Current address: Schrödinger, New York, New York, United States of America

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Neeraj Tirunagari

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Anita Niedziela-Majka

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Jason Perry

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Melanie Wong

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Elaine Kan

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Leanna Lagpacan

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Ona Barauskas

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Magdeleine Hung

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Martijn Fenaux

Current address: Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, Emeryville, California, United States of America

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Todd Appleby

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

William J. Watkins

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Uli Schmitz

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Roman Sakowicz

roman.sakowicz@gilead.com

Affiliation Gilead Sciences Inc., Foster City, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

Authors SEB, NT, ANM, JP, MW, EK, LL, OB, MH, MF, TA, WJW, US, and RS are or were employed by Gilead Sciences, Inc. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and material. The authors received no financial support for research, authorship and/or publication of this article beyond normal compensation for the employees. The research represents the work done during employment.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SEB NT ANM MW EK OB JP TA MF WJW US RS. Performed the experiments: SEB NT ANM MW EK OB JP TA. Analyzed the data: SEB NT ANM MW EK OB JP TA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MH LL. Wrote the paper: SEB ANM RS WJW US. Reviewed paper and commented: SEB NT ANM JP MW EK LL OB MH MF TA WJW US RS.