About the Authors

Cécile Viboud

* viboudc@mail.nih.gov

Affiliation Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Mark A Miller

Affiliation Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Bryan T Grenfell

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Ottar N Bjørnstad

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Lone Simonsen

Affiliation National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.