About the Authors

Viktor Müller

viktor.mueller@env.ethz.ch

Affiliation Institute of Biology, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

Franco Maggiolo

Affiliation Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy

Fredy Suter

Affiliation Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy

Nicoletta Ladisa

Affiliation Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy

Andrea De Luca

Affiliation Institute of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Catholic University, Rome, Italy

Andrea Antinori

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases L. Spallanzani, Rome, Italy

Laura Sighinolfi

Affiliation Ospedale S. Anna, Ferrara, Italy

Eugenia Quiros-Roldan

Affiliation Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy

Giampiero Carosi

Affiliation Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy

Carlo Torti

Affiliation Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Performed the experiments: FM FS NL ADL AA LS EQR GC CT. Analyzed the data: VM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FM FS NL ADL AA LS EQR GC CT. Wrote the paper: VM. Conceived and designed the analysis: VM CT. Designed analyses: ADL AA.