About the Authors

Vienna R. Brown

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523, United States of America

Danielle R. Adney

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523, United States of America

Francisco Olea-Popelka

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523, United States of America

Richard A. Bowen

rbowen@colostate.edu

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VRB DRA RAB. Performed the experiments: VRB DRA RAB. Analyzed the data: VRB FOP. Wrote the paper: VRB DRA FOP RAB.