About the Authors
- Shu Y. Queck, Burhan A. Khan, Rong Wang, Thanh-Huy L. Bach, Frank R. DeLeo, Michael Otto
- Laboratory of Human Bacterial Pathogenesis, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, and Hamilton, Montana, United States of America
- Dorothee Kretschmer, Andreas Peschel
- Cellular and Molecular Microbiology Unit, Medical Microbiology and Hygiene Department, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
- Liang Chen, Barry N. Kreiswirth
- Public Health Research Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: BNK AP FRD MO. Performed the experiments: SYQ BAK RW THLB DK LC MO. Analyzed the data: SYQ LC BNK AP FRD MO. Wrote the paper: MO.