About the Authors

Kay M. Tomashek, Christopher J. Gregory, Aidsa Rivera Sánchez, Elizabeth Hunsperger, Jorge L. Muñoz-Jordán, Wellington Sun
Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases (DVBD), National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), San Juan, Puerto Rico

Matthew A. Bartek
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Enid J. Garcia Rivera
Puerto Rico Department of Health, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Corresponding Author

ktomashek@cdc.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KMT CJG ARS WS EJGR EH JLMJ. Analyzed the data: KMT CJG ARS MAB. Wrote the paper: KMT. Laboratory testing: EH JLMJ. Assisted in chart reviews: KMT CJG MAB ARS. Assisted in reviewing written manuscript: CJG ARS MAB WS EJGR EH JLMJ.