About the Authors

Shuyu Yao

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Dan Huang

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Crystal Y. Chen

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Lisa Halliday

Affiliation Biologic Resources Laboratory, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Gucheng Zeng

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Richard C. Wang

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Zheng W. Chen

zchen@uic.edu

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SY ZWC. Performed the experiments: SY DH CYC LH GZ RCW. Analyzed the data: SY. Wrote the paper: SY ZWC.