Funding for this research was provided by:
Division of Integrative Organismal Systems (IOS-1353674)
Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (WIS01582)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (T32-GM07215, T32-GM07215)
University of Wisconsin-Madison (Advance Opportunity Fellowship)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (AI119155)
University of Tennessee Knoxville (E01-1012-144)
Received: 7 June 2017
Accepted: 16 November 2017
First Online: 1 December 2017
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