About the Authors
- Armand Paauw, Maurine A. Leverstein-van Hall, Jan Verhoef, Ad C. Fluit
- Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
- Martien P. M. Caspers, Frank H. J. Schuren, Roy C. Montijn
- TNO Department of Microbiology, Zeist, The Netherlands
- Alexis Delétoile
- Unité Biodiversité des Bactéries Pathogènes Emergentes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: AP MPMC FHJS RCM JV ACF. Performed the experiments: AP MPMC. Analyzed the data: AP MPMC ACF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AP MPMC AD ACF. Wrote the paper: AP MPMC FHJS MALvH AD ACF. Contributed to hypothesis generation and overall study design: AP MPMC FHJS MALvH AD RCM JV ACF.