About the Authors

Irina Isakova-Sivak

Contributed equally to this work with: Irina Isakova-Sivak, Jørgen de Jonge

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Jørgen de Jonge

Contributed equally to this work with: Irina Isakova-Sivak, Jørgen de Jonge

jorgen.de.jonge@rivm.nl

Affiliation Centre for Infectious Disease Control, RIVM, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

Tatiana Smolonogina

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Andrey Rekstin

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Geert van Amerongen

Affiliation Animal Research Center, InTraVacc, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

Harry van Dijken

Affiliation Centre for Infectious Disease Control, RIVM, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

Justin Mouthaan

Affiliation Centre for Infectious Disease Control, RIVM, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

Paul Roholl

Affiliation Microscope Consultancy, Weesp, the Netherlands

Victoria Kuznetsova

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Elena Doroshenko

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Vadim Tsvetnitsky

Affiliation PATH Vaccine Development Global Program, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Larisa Rudenko

Affiliation Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: II JJ LR. Performed the experiments: II JJ TS AR GA HD JM PR VK ED. Analyzed the data: II JJ LR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: II JJ TS AR GA HD JM PR VK ED. Wrote the paper: II JJ. Review, revise and final approval for publishing the manuscript: II JJ VT LR.