About the Authors
- Ken Lemon, Martin Ludlow, Linda J. Rennick, Bertus K. Rima, W. Paul Duprex
- Centre for Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
- Rory D. de Vries, Geert van Amerongen, Selma Yüksel, Martin Ludlow, Thijs Kuiken, Albert D. M. E. Osterhaus, Rik L. de Swart
- Department of Virology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- Annelies W. Mesman, Teunis B. H. Geijtenbeek
- Centre for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Stephen McQuaid
- Tissue Pathology, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
- W. Paul Duprex
- Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
A.D.M.E. Osterhaus wishes to declare, for the avoidance of any misunderstanding on competing interests, that he founded and is chief scientific officer of Viroclinics, a company set up in collaboration with Erasmus University. However, for clarification, no materials or support were received from the company, and no agreements were in place concerning the execution or publication of this work.
Conceived and designed the experiments: RDdV WPD RLdS. Performed the experiments: KL RDdV AWM SM GvA SY ML LJR WPD RLdS. Analyzed the data: KL RDdV AWM SM TK BKR TBHG ADMEO WPD RLdS. Wrote the paper: KL RDdV TK WPD RLdS.