About the Authors

Livio Azzoni, Luis J. Montaner
Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Andrea S. Foulkes, Yan Liu
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States of America

Xiaohong Li
BG Medicine, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Margaret Johnson
Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom

Collette Smith
UCL Medical School, London, United Kingdom

Adeeba bte Kamarulzaman
University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Julio Montaner
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Karam Mounzer
Philadelphia FIGHT, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Michael Saag
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America

Pedro Cahn, Carina Cesar, Alejandro Krolewiecki
Fundación Huésped, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Ian Sanne
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Corresponding Author

montaner@wistar.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LA ASF LJM. Performed the experiments: LA ASF LJM. Analyzed the data: LA ASF LJM YL XL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CS MJ AbK JM KM MS PC CC AK IS. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: LA ASF LJM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: LA ASF YL XL MJ CS AbK JM KM MS PC CC AK IS LJM. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: LA ASF YL XL MJ CS AbK JM KM MS PC CC AK IS LJM. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: LA ASF YL XL MJ CS AbK JM KM MS PC CC AK IS LJM. Graphics: LA ASF LJM. Data and database coordination: LA LJM. R programming: ASF. Statistical team oversight: ASF. Project team oversight: LJM.