About the Authors

Olaf Pinkenburg

Affiliation Institute for Immunology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Torben Meyer

Affiliation Institute for Immunology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Norbert Bannert

Affiliation Department for HIV and other Retroviruses, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

Steven Norley

Affiliation Department for HIV and other Retroviruses, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

Kathrin Bolte

Affiliation Laboratory for Cell Biology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Volker Czudai-Matwich

Affiliation Institute for Virology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Susanne Herold

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine II, University of Giessen Lung Center and German Center for Lung Research, Giessen, Germany

André Gessner

Affiliation Institute for Clinical Microbiology and Hygiene, University Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

Markus Schnare

markus.schnare@staff.uni-marburg.de

Affiliation Institute for Immunology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MS OP KB. Performed the experiments: OP TM SN KB MS VCM. Analyzed the data: OP NB KB MS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SH AG. Wrote the paper: MS.