About the Authors

Jason B. Harris

jbharris@partners.org

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Regina C. LaRocque

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Fahima Chowdhury

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Ashraful I. Khan

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Tanya Logvinenko

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Abu S. G. Faruque

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Edward T. Ryan

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Firdausi Qadri

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Stephen B. Calderwood

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JH RL FC AK TL AF ER FQ SC. Performed the experiments: JH RL FC AK. Analyzed the data: JH RL TL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JH TL FQ. Wrote the paper: JH RL TL FQ SC.