About the Authors

Zachary M. Earley

Current address: Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 900 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60637, United States of America.

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Integrative Cell Biology Program, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Suhail Akhtar

Current address: Center for Intestinal and Liver Inflammation Research, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, 225 E Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 6061, United States of America.

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Stefan J. Green

Affiliation DNA Services Facility, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 60612, United States of America

Ankur Naqib

Affiliation DNA Services Facility, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 60612, United States of America

Omair Khan

Affiliation Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Abigail R. Cannon

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Adam M. Hammer

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Integrative Cell Biology Program, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Niya L. Morris

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Integrative Cell Biology Program, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Xiaoling Li

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Joshua M. Eberhardt

Affiliation Departments of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Richard L Gamelli

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Richard H. Kennedy

Affiliation Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Mashkoor A. Choudhry

mchoudhry@luc.edu

Affiliations Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Integrative Cell Biology Program, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America, Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division, Maywood, IL, 60153, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exists.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ZME SA JME RLG RHK MAC. Performed the experiments: ZME SA SJG AN OK ARC NLM XL. Analyzed the data: ZME SA SJG AN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SJG AN. Wrote the paper: ZME SA SJG AN ARC AMH NLM RLG RHK MAC.