About the Authors

Erin A. Urquhart

erin.urquhart@gmail.com

Affiliations Northeast Center for Vibrio Disease and Ecology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Stephen H. Jones

Affiliations Northeast Center for Vibrio Disease and Ecology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America, Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Jong W. Yu

Current address: Seres Therapeutics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Brian M. Schuster

Current address: Seres Therapeutics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Ashley L. Marcinkiewicz

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Cheryl A. Whistler

Affiliations Northeast Center for Vibrio Disease and Ecology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States of America

Vaughn S. Cooper

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EU SJ VC. Performed the experiments: AM JY BS. Analyzed the data: EU AM SJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SJ VC CW. Wrote the paper: EU SJ VC CW BS AM JY.