About the Authors

Khoa T. D. Thai

t.d.thai@amc.uva.nl

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Tropical Medicine and AIDS, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Center for Infection and Inflammation Research (CINIMA), Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Hiroshi Nishiura

Affiliations Theoretical Epidemiology, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands, PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan

Phuong Lan Hoang

Affiliation Tropical Diseases Clinical Research Center, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Nga Thanh Thi Tran

Affiliation Department of Virology, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Giao Trong Phan

Affiliation Tropical Diseases Clinical Research Center, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Hung Quoc Le

Affiliation Tropical Diseases Clinical Research Center, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Binh Quang Tran

Affiliation Tropical Diseases Clinical Research Center, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Nam Van Nguyen

Affiliation Binh Thuan Medical College, Phan Thiet City, Vietnam

Peter J. de Vries

Affiliations Division of Infectious Diseases, Tropical Medicine and AIDS, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Center for Infection and Inflammation Research (CINIMA), Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KTDT HN PJdV. Performed the experiments: KTDT HN PJdV. Analyzed the data: KTDT HN PJdV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KTDT PLH NTTT GTP HQL BQT NVN PJdV. Wrote the paper: KTDT HN PLH NTTT GTP HQL BQT NVN PJdV.