About the Authors

Natasha M. Girgis

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Uma Mahesh Gundra

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

P'ng Loke

Png.loke@nyumc.org

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

Dr. Loke collaborates and has been on scientific advisory panels with Coronado Biosciences. This does not alter our adherence to all PLOS Pathogens policies on sharing data and materials.