About the Authors
- Lisa Herron-Olson, Vivek Kapur
- Department of Microbiology, Veterinary Pathobiology and Biomedical Genomics Center, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America
- J. Ross Fitzgerald
- Laboratory for Bacterial Evolution and Pathogenesis, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
- James M. Musser
- Center for Molecular and Translational Human Infectious Disease Research, Methodist Hospital Research Institute, and Department of Pathology, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JM LH VK. Performed the experiments: LH. Analyzed the data: LH VK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JF. Wrote the paper: JM LH VK.