About the Authors

Patrick C. Y. Woo, Susanna K. P. Lau, Herman Tse, Kwok-Yung Yuen
State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

Patrick C. Y. Woo, Susanna K. P. Lau, Herman Tse, Kwok-Yung Yuen
Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

Patrick C. Y. Woo, Susanna K. P. Lau, Herman Tse, Jade L. L. Teng, Shirly O. T. Curreem, Alan K. L. Tsang, Rachel Y. Y. Fan, Gilman K. M. Wong, Yi Huang, James J. Cai, Kwok-Yung Yuen
Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

Nicholas J. Loman, Lori A. S. Snyder, Mark J. Pallen
Centre for Systems Biology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Jian-Dong Huang
Department of Biochemistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

William Mak, Si Lok
Genome Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China

Corresponding Author

kyyuen@hkucc.hku.hk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PCYW SKPL KYY. Performed the experiments: JLLT SOTC AKLT RYYF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PCYW SKPL JDH WM MJP SL KYY. Wrote the paper: PCYW SKPL HT JLLT. Performed genome assembly, bioinformatics analysis, and genome annotation: HT JLLT SOTC AKLT RYYF GKMW YH NJL LASS JJC.