About the Authors
- Heiman F. L Wertheim, Roos Choudhurry, Damian C Melles, Hélène A. M Boelens, Henri A Verbrugh, Alex van Belkum
- Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- Evelyn Walsh, Helen Miajlovic, Timothy Foster
- Moyne Institute of Preventive Medicine, Microbiology Department, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
HFLW, DCM, HAV, TF, and AvB wrote the protocol. HFLW, EW, HAMB, and HM performed data analysis. HFLW, DCM, HAV, and AvB interpreted the data. EW, RC, HAMB, and HM performed the experiments. HFLW, TF, and AvB supervised the experiments. RC and DCM enrolled volunteers. HFLW and AvB wrote the paper. EW, RC, DCM, HM, HAV, and TF gave final approval to the manuscript.