About the Authors

Jane Cardosa, Mong How Ooi, Phaik Hooi Tio, David Perera
Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Mong How Ooi
Sibu Hospital, Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia

Edward C. Holmes
Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Edward C. Holmes
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Khatijar Bibi, Zahara Abdul Manap
University Clinic, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JC MHO PHT. Performed the experiments: JC PHT DP. Analyzed the data: JC MHO PHT DP ECH KB ZAM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ECH. Wrote the paper: JC MHO PHT DP ECH. Reviewed the clinical data: MHO. Made the diagnosis and managed the patient: KB. Performed follow-up care: KB. Managed the patient and performed follow-up and review of the case: ZAM.