About the Authors
- Daniela Münch, Hans Georg Sahl, Tanja Schneider
- Institute of Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology – Pharmaceutical Microbiology Section, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
- Terry Roemer, Sang Ho Lee
- Department of Infectious Diseases, Merck Research Laboratories, Merck & Co., Kenilworth, New Jersey, United States of America
- Marianne Engeser
- Kekulé Institute for Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
DM, ME, HGS and TS have declared that no competing interest exist. Terry Roemer is a present employee of Merck as stated in the affiliates and may potentially own stock and/or stock options in the company.
Conceived and designed the experiments: DM TS TR. Performed the experiments: DM TS TR ME SHL. Analyzed the data: TS TR ME HGS DM SHL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HGS TR TS ME. Wrote the paper: TS DM TR HGS.