About the Authors

Heather L. Mercer

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology and Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

Lindsay M. Snyder

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology and Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

Claire M. Doherty

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology and Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

Barbara A. Fox

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States of America

David J. Bzik

Roles Funding acquisition, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States of America

Eric Y. Denkers

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

edenkers@unm.edu

Affiliation Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology and Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.