About the Authors

Aurélie Crabbé

Affiliation The Biodesign Institute, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Yulong Liu

Affiliation The Biodesign Institute, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Shameema F. Sarker

Affiliation The Biodesign Institute, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Nicholas R. Bonenfant

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, United States of America

Jennifer Barrila

Affiliation The Biodesign Institute, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Zachary D. Borg

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, United States of America

James J. Lee

Affiliation Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America

Daniel J. Weiss

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, United States of America

Cheryl A. Nickerson

cheryl.nickerson@asu.edu

Affiliations The Biodesign Institute, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AC DJW CAN. Performed the experiments: AC YL SFS NRB JB ZDB. Analyzed the data: AC YL JJL DJW CAN. Wrote the paper: AC DJW CAN.