About the Authors
- Inna Rabinovich-Nikitin, Idan S. Rakover, Maria Becker, Beka Solomon
- Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
The authors declare that this work was partially funded by a commercial funder NasVax (Ltd. Israel). This work was established based on patent number US7494655, which belongs to Tel Aviv University, and the inventor is Beka Solomon. The funder had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, or decision to publish. The authors confirm that this does not alter their adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: BS. Performed the experiments: IRN ISR MB. Analyzed the data: IRN ISR. Wrote the paper: IRN BS.