About the Authors
- Paul Sumby, James M Musser
- Center for Molecular and Translational Human Infectious Diseases Research, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, Texas, United States of America
- Paul Sumby, Edward A Graviss, James M Musser
- Center for Human Bacterial Pathogenesis Research, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America
- Adeline R Whitney, Frank R DeLeo
- Laboratory of Human Bacterial Pathogenesis, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
PS, FRD, and JMM conceived and designed the experiments. PS and ARW performed the experiments. PS, ARW, EAG, FRD, and JMM analyzed the data. PS and JMM wrote the paper.