About the Authors

Roland R Regoes
Department of Biology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Ira M Longini Jr
Department of Biostatistics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Mark B Feinberg, Silvija I Staprans
Departments of Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine and the Emory Vaccine Center, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Mark B Feinberg
Merck Vaccine Division, Merck, West Point, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Corresponding Author

rregoes@emory.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

RRR performed the analysis. RRR, IML, MBF, and SIS designed the study and wrote the paper.