About the Authors

Ethan A. Rundell

Affiliations Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Saria A. McKeithen-Mead

Current address: Microbiology Graduate Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Barbara I. Kazmierczak

barbara.kazmierczak@yale.edu

Affiliations Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.