About the Authors

Gordon Mansergh

gmansergh@cdc.gov

Affiliation Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Beryl A. Koblin

Affiliation Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention with the New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Patrick S. Sullivan

Affiliation Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. CDC disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: GM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: GM BK PS. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: GM BK PS. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: GM BK PS.