About the Authors

Devendra T. Mourya

mourya.dt@niv.co.in

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Pragya D. Yadav

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Anita M. Shete

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Yogesh K. Gurav

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Chandrashekhar G. Raut

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Ramesh S. Jadi

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Shailesh D. Pawar

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Stuart T. Nichol

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Akhilesh C. Mishra

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Pashan, Pune, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DTM PDY CGR ACM. Performed the experiments: PDY AMS SDP RSJ. Analyzed the data: DTM PDY RSJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PDY RSJ SDP YKG STN. Wrote the paper: DTM PDY ACM STN.